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

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  • Koepfer America CLC Horizontal Gear Hobbing Machines

    Koepfer America’s CLC H series of heavy duty horizontal gear hobbing machines offer a competitive and fully customizable solution for high precision CNC horizontal gear hobbing, the company says.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

    BLOGS

    Cars As Art

    Think of another industry where an “old” product—yet a product that is still in production—sells for millions of dollars.

    Toyota Mirai—Oh My

    When you’re first to market with a hydrogen-powered sedan with intentions of selling more than a handful to a limited number of individuals, you have to temper your expectations in terms of how well you may do.

    Concept as Le Concept

    In mid-September 2014, prior to the Paris Motor Show, the DS brand of Citroën revealed the DS 3 Ines de la Fressange Paris Concept.