Gear Production

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Gear Production is a new supplement to both Modern Machine Shop and Automotive Design & Production magazines. View a digital version of the supplement here. The Gear Production Zone covers all phases of gear manufacturing. That includes gear generation on traditional gear cutting and finishing equipment. Also covered is cutting gears on machining centers and other non-traditional equipment.

ARTICLES

  • Gear Production
  • Roaring Out of the Recession

    During the economic downturn, investments in technology and training, coupled with trimming waste in all areas of production, resulted in a stronger company with a healthier bottom line once the financial skies had cleared.

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  • Inside Ford Sharonville Transmission: Producing 19 Million Gears a Year

    The men and women at Ford Sharonville have turned the art of gear making into a science. They make them precisely. And they make plenty of them.

  • Gear Production
  • Driveline Design for Superior Gears

    New software is designed to deliver increased innovation, faster time to market and improved product quality for ground vehicle, wind turbine and geared transmission manufacturers.

    Liebherr LGG 180, 280
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  • Large-Scale Grinders Promote Reproducibility

    The Liebherr LGG 180 and 280 grinding machines use a one-table design and updated grinding head to quicken twist-free profile and generating grinding.

    R&P Metrology RPG PM 750/1250
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  • Portable Metrology Measures Large Gears

    R&P Metrology’s RPG PM 750/1250 portable gear metrology machine, available from Kapp Technologies, is able to check spur and helical gears of virtually any size.

    BLOGS

    Art: Automotive & Otherwise

    Each October in Regent’s Park in London, the Frieze London Art Fair is held.

    Audi Teases. . .Something

    Audi has teased a concept car that it will be revealing at the LA Auto Show next month with an overhead shot of what could be a crossover, sedan or even a coupe: Whatever the case, it certainly shows a somewhat more sensuous shape than current models, particularly the way the shoulders are more prominent and a Coke-bottle shape of the roof/cabin.

    Time Passages

    Quick: What is this car?