Gear Grinding Machines

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Star SU LLC and Neher Group form Agreement to Sell PCD tooling in North America

October 12, 2016

HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL. — Star SU LLC and Neher DIA GmbH Co. KG have entered a joint venture partnership that appoints Star SU to sell Neher’s PCD tooling portfolio in North America. The addition of Neher’s comprehensive line of diamond tools, including finish reamers, combination tools and PCD/CBN inserts, compliments Star SU’s current cutting tool offering to provide a full service...Read More

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

KAPP NILES Demonstrates Mass Production Gear Grinding Solution, and Unveils a New Metrology Machine at the IMTS

June 21, 2016

Featured at the KAPP NILES booth are the KX 100 DYNAMIC, which turns convention on its head with the first ever “pick-up” work spindle, and the exciting presentation of measuring solutions by Penta Gear Metrology. BOULDER, Colo., (JUNE 14, 2016) - Kapp Niles will feature three machines in booth N-7036 at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) September 12 – 17 in...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Portable Tools

Dual-Spindle Gear Grinder uses completely dry process.

December 18, 2015

Featuring one spindle for skive hobbing and another for generating grinding, SG 160 SKY GRIND eliminates need for cutting oils. Process removes 90% of stock allowance with first pass using skive hobbing tool, which does not excessively heat workpiece. With second finishing pass, grinding wheel removes remaining stock without overheating workpiece. Structure with 2 spindles actuated by linear motors and simultaneous use of channels ensure chip-to-chip time of <2 sec.
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Machinery & Machining Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

KAPP NILES Shows the ZE 800 and R&P Metrology's PM 750/1250 Portable Measuring Machine at the Gear Expo

July 30, 2015

The NILES ZE 800, along with the world’s first portable gear measuring machine, demonstrate flexibility and expandability at the KAPP NILES booth #2222 during the 2015 Gear Expo. BOULDER, CO,– The Kapp Niles ZE 800 Profile Gear Grinder and the PM 750/1250 portable gear inspection system from RP Metrology GmbH will be demonstrated in the Kapp Niles Booth #2222 at AGMA‘s Gear Expo...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission, Test & Measuring Instruments

Gleason Unveils New Gear Production, Workholding and Inspection Solutions at Gear Expo 2015

July 21, 2015

Rochester, NY— As the industry’s Total Gear Solutions Provider, Gleason will introduce advanced machines, tooling, and global customer support services covering a wide array of processes for the complete production and inspection of all types of bevel and cylindrical gears at GEAR EXPO 2015, October 20-22 at the Cobo Center in Detroit, Michigan. On display at booth #1017 will be: • The...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

New KAPP NILES ZP 12 Gives True Gear and Spline Ltd. True Gear Power

June 30, 2015

True Gear Spline Ltd. increases grinding capacity and product range with new NILES ZP 12 Cambridge, ON– True Gear Spline Ltd. has added CNC gear profile grinding to their machining capabilities with their newly installed NILES ZP 12 gear grinder. The recently redesigned NILES ZP 12 will allow True Gear Spline to grind larger gears, with much higher tolerance, and increased speed, expanding...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

GMTA News of Note

March 20, 2015

Ann Arbor, Michigan – GMTA (German Machine Tools of America) represents various top-quality German metalworking machine builders, including Wera Profilator, K + G, Pittler, Praewema and WMZ, as well as Arnold lasers and Rosink parts washers. These machines are sold to the North American market exclusively by GMTA, primarily for gear and spline production, as well as other power transmission...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Star SU LLC to Produce Scudding Tools for Profilator

January 16, 2015

HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL. — Star SU LLC has formed an alliance with Profilator to manufacture Scudding tools for the global market and in North America in cooperation with GMTA in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Scudding is the radical improvement on traditional power skiving technology for gear production, long proven in the market to be faster, more accurate and versatile in use. Often thought to be limited...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

GMTA News of Note

December 18, 2014

Ann Arbor, Michigan – GMTA (German Machine Tools of America) represents various top-quality German metalworking machine builders, including Wera Profilator, K + G, Pittler, Praewema and WMZ, as well as Arnold lasers and Rosink parts washers. These machines are sold to the North American market exclusively by GMTA, primarily for gear and spline production, as well as other power transmission...Read More

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

Gleason to Demonstrate Advanced Bevel and Cylindrical Gear Production and Inspection Solutions at IMTS 2014

July 15, 2014

ROCHESTER, NEW YORK, USA — In its continuing mission to be the industry’s Total Gear Solutions Provider, Gleason will demonstrate advanced machines, tooling, and global customer support services at IMTS 2014, covering a wide array of processes for the complete production and inspection of all types of bevel and cylindrical gears. Visitors to Gleason Booth #N-7000 will be introduced to these...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Star SU to Feature G250 Vertical Gear Grinder at IMTS

July 1, 2014

HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL.— Star SU LLC will feature the Samputensili G 250 gear grinding machine at IMTS 2014 in September. In the automotive industry the manufacturing of high-precision gears and transmission components is an element of crucial importance. In recent years an increasing demand for the performance requirements of automotive drivetrains has put a considerable pressure on gear...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies

GMTA News of Note

May 14, 2014

GMTA NEWS OF NOTE Issue 2014-3 Ann Arbor, Michigan – GMTA (German Machine Tools of America) represents various top-quality German metalworking machine builders, including Profilator, Pittler, Praewema and WMZ. These machines are sold to the North American market by GMTA primarily for gear and spline production, as well as other power transmission applications. The company's target markets...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Services

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 and...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Grinding Machine handles bevel gears up to 280 mm in dia.

October 30, 2013

Equipped with Fanuc 30i or Siemens 840D CNC, Phoenix 280G combines direct-drive spindles with quick-change wheel, arbor, and coolant header designs. Automatic stock divider, mounted in close proximity to work spindle, automatically determines tooth slot position of pre-finished gear to provide accurate stock division and eliminate operator errors. There are no rails, wires, or pipes in work chamber to collect swarf, keeping chamber clean and minimizing preventative maintenance. 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

DMG / MORI SEIKIto Demonstrate Full Gear Machining Technology Portfolio at Gear Expo 2013

August 1, 2013

DMG / MORI SEIKI Machines DMU65 FD, NT1000 and NLX2500SY on display and in action HOFFMAN ESTATES, ILL. - In anticipation of September's Gear Expo,DMG / MORI SEIKI announces it will demonstrate its full gear machining technology portfolio, with a focus on gearMILL software and the InvoMilling™ process, at the gear industry event. Organized by the American Gear Manufacturers Association...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

GMTA News of Note

April 8, 2013

Ann Arbor, Michigan – The following news of note is offered for your readers. GMTA (German Machine Tools of America) represents various top-quality German metalworking machine builders, including Profilator, Pittler, Praewema and WMZ. These machines are sold to the North American market by GMTA primarily for gear and spline production, as well as other power transmission applications. The...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Gleason Offers Profile Grinding Capability on Threaded Wheel Gear Grinding Machines

March 28, 2013

ROCHESTER, NY, USA -Gleason Corporation announced today the availability of a Profile Grinding option for its 300TWG Threaded Wheel Grinding Machine. Gleason's 300TWG has been the ideal machine for customers who demand the high levels of productivity and flexibility provided by the threaded wheel grinding process, especially for medium to large size batch production. Now with the addition of...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 - 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

MHI to Intensify Proposal-Based Marketing Approach for Machine Tools and Cutting Tools to Global Market

September 7, 2012

For Machine Tools and Cutting Tools to Global Market - Exhibiting at IMTS 2012 in Collaboration with Federal Broach - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) is taking an important step to intensify its proposal-based marketing of machine tools and cutting tools to the world market through a new approach collaborating with Federal Broach Holdings, LLC, a company MHI acquired this April. Going...Read More