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.
Koepfer America’s CLC series of heavy-duty, vertical gear hobbing offer a fully customizable solution for the gear hobbing of parts that are 7.874” (200-mm) diameter and larger.
The RPS 3000V from R&P Metrology is a vertical inspection system designed for broach tools and shaft parts ranging to 3,000 mm in length and 500 mm in diameter.
Oelheld’s DiaMill HEF 1100 is a high-performance cutting oil suitable for use as an alternative to water-soluble cooling lubricants for turning, milling, drilling, hobbing and cutting operations in CNC machining centers.
The P400 TEM machine from Kennametal Extrude Hone is capable of finishing customized components such as complex gears, pinions and valves.
The Phoenix 280G bevel gear grinding machine from Gleason is designed for high productivity and reliability in grinding bevel gears ranging to 280 mm in diameter.
The interfaces for most automotive infotainment systems are, well, to put it nicely, something that, if they were on the screen of your smartphone, you would find to be so unacceptable that you’d find yourself wanting to take said smartphone and throwing it at the nearest available wall.
“We really are building ‘em. “Really are selling ‘em. “TV has to keep up with us.” That’s Richard Rawlings, the man behind Fast N’ Loud on the Discovery Channel.