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Sprockets are known as wheels with teeth that net with a chain, track or other punctured or indented material. Sprockets can be any wheel that has a chain passing over it. Sprockets are used in bicycles, motorcycles, cars, tracked vehicles, and other machinery. Sprockets either help transmit rotary motion between two shafts where gears are unsuitable or else imparts linear motion to a track, tape etc. Sprockets are of various designs. Sprockets do not have a flange. Sprockets and chains are also used to transmit power from one shaft to another. Sprocket chains can be used instead of belts and ropes and sprocket-wheels instead of pulleys. Sprockets can be run at high speed.