What Is a Sprocket?


A sprocket is a wheel with teeth that meshes with a track, chain or other indented or perforated material. Sprockets are used in motorcycles, bicycles, tracked vehicles and other machinery to transmit rotary motion between two shafts where gears are unsuitable.
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Sprockets are the toothed wheels that the chain run over.
A sprocket is a toothed wheel whose teeth engage something in order to move it, such as a bike
sprocket: roller that has teeth on the rims to pull film or paper through; thin wheel with teeth that engage with a chain; tooth on the rim of gear wheel
( ′spräk·ət ′hōl ) (engineering) One of a series of perforations at the edge of a motion picture film, paper tape, or roll of continuous stationery
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Carpentry. a wedge-shaped piece of wood extending a sloping roof over the eaves with a flatter pitch.
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