Gear Cutting Machines & Tools

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

IMTS 2016: Star SU to Unveil Dry Grinding Technology and Latest in Cutting Tool Advancements

July 11, 2016

HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL. — IMTS 2016 is just around the corner and Star SU is once again ready to showcase our entire product range of machine tool, cutting tool and tool services. IMTS Quick Facts

  • Name of Show: IMTS - International Manufacturing Technology Show
  • Show Dates: September 12-17, 2016
  • Show Location: McCormick Place, Chicago, IL USA
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Machinery & Machining Tools

GMTA News of Note

January 14, 2016

Ann Arbor, Michigan – GMTA (German Machine Tools of America) represents various top-quality German and other metalworking machine builder companies, including Wera Profilator, Praewema, K + G, Rasoma, FIMAT and BvL, as well as Arnold lasers and other equipment.  These machines are sold to the North American market by GMTA, primarily for gear and spline production, as well as other power... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Hobbing Machine produces mid-sized gears.

September 8, 2015

Fitted with either dry or wet chip evacuation systems and respective dust or mist filter options, Genesis® 400H Gear Hobbing Machine is designed for workpieces up to 400 mm in diameter and module 8. Machine features high-speed drives to utilize advanced cutting tools, including high speed steel and carbide hobs. In addition to regular hobbing processes, 400H employs process options for form milling/gashing, cutting of multiple/cluster gears, and skive hobbing. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Mazak to Demo Adaptive Gear Machining Solutions at Gear Expo

September 1, 2015

Multi-Tasking technology tackles hobbing, forming, surfacing, skiving and gashing FLORENCE, Ky. – At Gear Expo 2015 in booth 1322, Mazak will use its INTEGREX i-100ST equipped with the latest MAZATROL SmoothX CNC to demonstrate how advanced Multi-Tasking machines can effectively perform today’s gear-making processes, from hobbing to skiving to gashing. Mazak Multi-tasking Machines,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Services, Green & Clean

Gleason Gear Solutions Forum Attracts Visitors from 30 Countries

April 21, 2014

ROCHESTER, New York, USA – Gleason Corporation today announced the completion of the Gear Solutions Forum at its Gleason-Pfauter facility in Ludwigsburg Germany, April 1-3, 2014.  Gleason hosted approximately 600 visitors from 30 countries over a three day period with a comprehensive display of the latest technologies in gear production and a series of leading experts from the gear industry... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Sandvik Coromant Offers Flexible Tooling for Gear and Spline Manufacturing

April 15, 2014

The CoroMill 172 and 171 disc cutting concepts adapted for gears, splines and racks enables gear profile manufacturing on most types of CNC machines. A primary benefit of the cutter is single setup machining: using one machine for many operations and one cutter body for different insert types. This significantly reduces setup time, machine down times or the need to outsource the gear profiling... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Delta Gear Company Increases Gear Cutting Capacity

March 21, 2014

Bourn & Koch 100H CNC Hobbing Machine Fenton, Missouri – Delta Gear Company today announced: Delta Gear Company has placed into service additional gear cutting capacity with the edition of a Bourn and Koch 100H Series II Gear hobbing machine. "The addition of this machine will allow us to better service our existing clientel with the highest precicion gear hobbing equipment... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Power Skiving Systems produce internal gears.

November 11, 2013

Available for workpieces up to 700 mm in diameter, Power Skiving Systems are suited for production of internal gears, and for all gears with interfering contours and features. Machines utilize extremely rigid guideways, oversized spindles, and rigid bearings. Profile modifications as well as tooth tip chamfer can be built into cutter while lead modifications are realized by additional movements of axes. With software, users can simulate cutting process and plan most effective process strategy. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Power Transmission

REDEX Gear Center: Innovation and Design Risk-Free at the OEMs Fingertips

August 13, 2013

With its global 3i modernization program, REDEX has transformed its Senonches plant into a state-of-the-art center of gear excellence. As a result, REDEX is now offering aeronautical and motor racing quality gears as a standard in its axis drives to machine tool OEMs. Visit us at EMO - Booth 25-D18 REDEX has invested more than 20 million euros upgrading the company's industrial... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Sandvik Coromant Covers All Bases at Gear Expo

August 6, 2013

Fair Lawn, N.J. – Sandvik Coromant, the world’s leading producer of cutting tools for the metal cutting industry, will focus on the ongoing shift in gear manufacturing technology during Gear Expo 2013, Sept. 17-19 in Indianapolis. For an operation that has been reasonably consistent for about a century, there have been a lot of exciting technological advancements in recent years. Whether... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Test & Measuring Instruments

Gleason to Introduce New Technologies at EMO 2013

August 1, 2013

The Total Gear Solutions Provider emphasizes their leading position in gear manufacturing technology Gleason leads the way in innovative solutions for gear manufacturing, including two new machine products being introduced for the first time at EMO 2013 from September 16 to 21 in Hanover, the main show event of the international machine tool building and plant engineering industry. In a... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Test & Measuring Instruments

Gleason Unveils New Gear Production and Inspection Solutions at Gear Expo '13

July 9, 2013

Rochester, NY – As the industry’s Total Gear Solutions Provider, Gleason will introduce a host of advanced new machines, tooling, and global customer support services at GEAR EXPO ‘13, covering a wide array of processes for the complete production and inspection of all types of bevel and cylindrical gears. On display for the first time in North America will be: •The Gleason 100PS... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services, Green & Clean

MHI to Exhibit Machine Tools at "FEIMAFE 2013" in Brazil, Targeting Sales Expansion in Auto and Other Manufacturing Industries - Demonstration of Gear Machining by Gear Hobbing Machine

June 7, 2013

Tokyo – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) will exhibit one of its best-selling gear hobbing machine at "FEIMAFE 2013," the 14th International Machine Tools and Integrated Manufacturing Systems Trade Fair to be held in Sao Paulo, Brazil, for six days from June 3 through 8. The MHI exhibit will feature a live demonstration of gear cutting by a fully "dry-cut" gear hobbing machine that... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Services, Welding Equipment & Supplies

The EMAG Group Supplies Machines and Manufacturing Systems

May 10, 2013

The EMAG Group supplies machines and manufacturing systems for the machining of disk-type, shaft-type and cubic components using a large variety of production technologies.  Whether you are looking for turning machines, grinders, gear-cutting machines, laser welding systems or machining centres – the EMAG Group offers the optimal solution for almost every application.   EMAG's formula for... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

MHI Expands Local Production of Machine Tools in China,Adding Double-column, 5-face Milling Machines

April 22, 2013

New Locally Made Products to be Exhibited at CIMT Tokyo - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has expanded local production at its machine tool plant in Changshu, Jiangsu Province, China. Since spring 2011, the company has been producing the "GE Series" gear hobbing machines at the plant and now has opted to expand their local production portfolio to include the "MVR Series" of... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Power Transmission, Services, Green & Clean

Gleason Installs 10 Meter Capacity Gear Hobber in China

April 4, 2013

ROCHESTER, NY, USA - Gleason Corporation today announced the successful installation of a P 8000/10000 Gear Hobber at Changzhou Tianshan Heavy Industry Machinery Co. Ltd., in Changzhou, China. The machine has the capacity to produce spur and helical gears up to 10 meters in outside diameter, and has been fully demonstrated to consistently produce large gears at DIN 7 quality or better,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

MHI Marks Cumulative Shipments of 10,000 Gear Machines

November 8, 2012

- Milestone Achieved 50 Years after First Shipment of Gear Hobbing Machine -<4444>Tokyo - Today Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) will ship an "SE15A" dry-cut gear shaping machine from its Ritto Machinery Works in Shiga Prefecture to Nakamura Gear & Machinery Corporation, a company dedicated to gear production. With this event the company marks a milestone of 10,000 units in cumulative... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America and Federal Broach Jointly Exhibit at IMTS 2012

September 14, 2012

- To Pursue the Global Market with Proposal-based Marketing Approach -<4444>NEW YORK - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America, Inc. - Following its acquisition of Federal Broach Holdings, LLC in April, 2012, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America (MHIA) is presenting its machine tools and cutting tools in collaboration with Federal Broach at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) from... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Light Cutting Insert enhances gear milling operations.

June 11, 2012

Suited for smaller gear milling machines, including CoroMill® 170 precision gear milling cutter, -PL geometry flank insert utilizes grade GC1030 and features positive chip breaker that minimizes unwanted cutting forces and vibration. This lends to reduced power consumption or ability to run accelerated and extended cycles. Working in steel application area, typ operations include rough milling of internal/external gears as well as machining of gear wheels in 12-22 module range. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

American-Wera News of Note

May 22, 2012

Issue 2012-3<4444>Ann Arbor, Michigan - The following news of note is offered for your readers. American-Wera represents various top-quality German metalworking machine builders, including Profilator, Pittler, Praewema, Diskus, WMZ and MAE. These machines are sold for gear and spline production, as well as bar, pipe and tube straightening plus wheelset pressing. The company's target markets... Read More