AEROQUEST MACHINING

Precision Worm Gear Drives for Telescope Control and Tracking

Parts Pricing

7.6 Inch Worm Gear 359 or 360 Teeth

$282.50

8.8 Inch Worm Gear 359 or 360 Teeth

$320.00

11.5 Inch Worm Gear 359 or 360 Teeth

$375.00

12.8 Inch Worm Gear 359 or 360 Teeth

$440.00

14.5 Inch Worm Gear 359 or 360 Teeth

$505.00

16.5 Inch Worm Gear 359 or 360 Teeth

$575.00

Up to 24 Inch Diameter Worm Gear 359 or 360 Teeth

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One Piece 1 Inch Dia. Worm

$95.00

One Piece 1-3/4 Inch Dia. Worm

$170.00

100 Tooth Reduction Gear

$35.00

25 Tooth Reduction Gear

$25.00

Mounted 1 Inch Worm w/ Bearings

$215.00

Mounted 1-3/4 Inch Worm w/ Bearings

$315.00

All the prices above are for 6061-T6 alloy gears 3/8ths inch thick and 303 stainless steel worms. Gears can be made form 7075-T6 aluminum for an added cost depending on the market prices. Thicker gears can be made also for an added cost. These prices include boring to customer specification.



Worm Gear Drive With Clutch and Mounted Worm
All Gears 359 or 360 teeth

1 Inch Worm Models

7.6 Inch

$615.00

8.8 Inch

$690.00

11.5 Inch

$805.00

12.8 Inch

$940.00

14.5 Inch

$1070.00

16.5 Inch

$1195.00

Up to 24 Inch

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1-3/4 Inch Worm Models

7.6 Inch

$730.00

8.8 Inch

$905.00

11.5 Inch

$1005.00

12.8 Inch

$1090.00

14.5 Inch

$1170.00

16.5 Inch

$1415.00

Up to 24 Inch

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*The above models are all made from 6061-T6 aluminum. Thicker gears and those made from 7075-T6 aluminum will have some added cost.



Worm Gear Drives With Clutch, Mounted Worm, Stepper Motor, Power Supply and Control Paddle
All Gears 359 or 360 Teeth

1 Inch Worm Models

7.6 Inch

$1190.00

8.8 Inch

$1265.00

11.5 Inch

$1380.00

12.8 Inch

$1515.00

14.5 Inch

$1645.00

16.5 Inch

$1770.00

Up to 24 Inch

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1-3/4 Inch Worm Models

7.6 Inch

$1305.00

8.8 Inch

$1485.00

11.5 Inch

$1585.00

14.5 Inch

$1665.00

16.5 Inch

$1990.00

Up to 24 Inch

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*The above models are all 3/8ths thick 6061-T6 aluminum. Thicker gears and or 7075-T6 aluminum will add some cost to the drives.



Retrofit Gear Pricing

EQ6, LXD 75 & CGEM Retrofit Ring Gears

$292.50

EQ6 & CGEM Worms

$105.00

LXD 75 and Similar Worms

$95.00

EQ6 Transfer Gear Set

$165.00

CGE Gear 180 Teeth

$250.00

CGE Pro Ring Gear 255 Teeth

$325.00

For other retrofit gears and worms contact Aeroquest for a quote. There are so many new and different types it is not feasible to list them all here. We have the ability to custom machine to high precision most gears and worms for homebuilt and commercial mounts.



R.A. Slip Rings

Slip ring hour circles and declination circles for drives are available with vernier scales to read 1 minute intervals. Inquire for pricing.