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Wisconsin Gear Expands Capabilities
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Wisconsin Gear Expands Capabilities

Job shop now supports customers with a dedicated Helios Hera 350 CNC gear hobbing machine “It is the story we love to tell: a traditional job shop takes the leap by investing in new CNC machinery, and they discover easier and faster setups, simpler operator training, more reliability, less scrap, better quality, and you know the rest. It truly is an investment in the company’s future,” said...

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Helios Announces 2020 Gear Manufacturing Solutions
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Helios Announces 2020 Gear Manufacturing Solutions

“While the COVID-19 pandemic has forced IMTS to cancel, Helios nevertheless enthusiastically announces several new pieces of technology for 2020,” said Adam Gimpert, President of Helios Gear Products. North American gear manufacturers now have the “Neo” brand of power skiving machine tools; an expanded Hera series of CNC gear hobbing machines that cover micro- to coarse-pitch...

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Latest TM 1000-CNC Gear Deburring Machine Uses Tool Spindles with Speeds up to 30,000 rpm
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Latest TM 1000-CNC Gear Deburring Machine Uses Tool Spindles with Speeds up to 30,000 rpm

Offers deburring / chamfering of parts up to 1,000 mm (39.37 in) diameter with maximum face width of 1,000 mm. (39.37 in.). Features optical sensor that locates each workpiece for optimal deburring before fully enclosed machine and utilizes 8 CNC axes for programmable positioning. Comes with optional pre-deburring station for removing rough burrs before final deburring.  

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Hera 150 CNC Gear Hobbing Machine from Helios Comes with Electro-Mechanical Interlock
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Hera 150 CNC Gear Hobbing Machine from Helios Comes with Electro-Mechanical Interlock

Offers vertical hobbing for gears up to 150 mm. diameter, which is ideal for many job shop, aerospace, automotive, agriculture, power tool, motion control, and medical manufacturers. Features 6 CNC axes (7 with automation), a 3.5 module (7.3 DP) pitch rating, and 2,500 rpm maximum hob speed. Uses FANUC 0i-MF control technology for accurate repeatable control of size, work and cutter.

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New Hera 30 Features Siemens 828D Control
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New Hera 30 Features Siemens 828D Control

CNC gear hobbing machine includes streamlined dialog programming with visual examples to guide users and accelerate training. Accommodates parts up to 127 mm long with a maximum axial travel of 90 mm from 65 mm to 155 mm axial position. Provides 8 CNC axes, 1 module pitch rating, 40 mm maximum workpiece diameter and 10,000 rpm maximum hob speed.

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Large-Gear Deburring Solution Improves Quality

Helios announces strategic approach to large-gear deburring Chamfer-deburring of large gears — considered here to be those over 1-meter diameter — demand significant labor that comes with the risk of inconsistency and low quality. In partnership with Tecnomacchine, Helios announces an improvement to such applications. “For very large spur and helical gears, this deburring approach...

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Wisconsin Gear Expands Capabilities
Machinery & Machining Tools

Wisconsin Gear Expands Capabilities

Job shop now supports customers with a dedicated Helios Hera 350 CNC gear hobbing machine “It is the story we love to tell: a traditional job shop takes the leap by investing in new CNC machinery, and they discover easier and faster setups, simpler operator training, more reliability, less scrap, better quality, and you know the rest. It truly is an investment in the company’s future,” said...

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Helios Announces 2020 Gear Manufacturing Solutions
Machinery & Machining Tools

Helios Announces 2020 Gear Manufacturing Solutions

“While the COVID-19 pandemic has forced IMTS to cancel, Helios nevertheless enthusiastically announces several new pieces of technology for 2020,” said Adam Gimpert, President of Helios Gear Products. North American gear manufacturers now have the “Neo” brand of power skiving machine tools; an expanded Hera series of CNC gear hobbing machines that cover micro- to coarse-pitch...

Read More »
Latest TM 1000-CNC Gear Deburring Machine Uses Tool Spindles with Speeds up to 30,000 rpm
Machinery & Machining Tools

Latest TM 1000-CNC Gear Deburring Machine Uses Tool Spindles with Speeds up to 30,000 rpm

Offers deburring / chamfering of parts up to 1,000 mm (39.37 in) diameter with maximum face width of 1,000 mm. (39.37 in.). Features optical sensor that locates each workpiece for optimal deburring before fully enclosed machine and utilizes 8 CNC axes for programmable positioning. Comes with optional pre-deburring station for removing rough burrs before final deburring.  

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Helios Announces Service Engineer

Helios Gear Products announces a new position of Service Engineer filled by Edgar Ixpata. Said Adam Gimpert, president of Helios, “After working through our internal training program, Edgar has proven to be an invaluable asset to our technical team. With our expanding machine tool solutions and new service engineers like Edgar, gear manufacturers have a winning combination of machines and...

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Hera 150 CNC Gear Hobbing Machine from Helios Comes with Electro-Mechanical Interlock
Machinery & Machining Tools

Hera 150 CNC Gear Hobbing Machine from Helios Comes with Electro-Mechanical Interlock

Offers vertical hobbing for gears up to 150 mm. diameter, which is ideal for many job shop, aerospace, automotive, agriculture, power tool, motion control, and medical manufacturers. Features 6 CNC axes (7 with automation), a 3.5 module (7.3 DP) pitch rating, and 2,500 rpm maximum hob speed. Uses FANUC 0i-MF control technology for accurate repeatable control of size, work and cutter.

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People in the News

Helios Announces New Executives

Helios Gear Products announces it has filled two executive positions: Adam Gimpert now serves as the company’s president with David Harroun as vice president. “After more than thirty years serving the gear manufacturing industry, Helios has a powerful core of technical competence, proven ethical business practices, and some of the industry’s highest levels of quality. I am fortunate to lead...

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Company News

Helios Announces Charlotte Gear School

Helios Gear Products announces the 2019 Regional Gear School that will be co-presented by the Kapp Niles company. This school will be held September 25, 2019 in Charlotte, North Carolina. For over 30 years, Helios Gear Products has provided quality education to the gear industry. As part of its corporate mission, Helios believes that Gear CE (continuing education) is a critical component for...

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