1.The wings are driven by a crankshaft that is connected to a gearbox.
2.This gearbox was further enhanced by the option of a pneumatically actuated gear change system developed by Megaline.
3.The blades will attach to a drivetrain that does away with many of the moving parts, including the gearbox, that are prone to breakage and energy loss.
4.They have more oomph, and no need of a gearbox to deliver it.
5.Doherty says: "There is no underwater generator, power electronics or gearbox underwater to go wrong."
6.Who needs a gearbox?
7.Ferrari’s experimental 599 has the car’s V12 engine coupled to a seven-speed automated gearbox which also contains an electric motor.