Threaded Wheel Grinders combine accelerated setup, automation.

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Able to ability to directly interface with Gleason GMS® Analytical Gear Inspection machines via QR code scanning, Genesis® 200GX and 260GX utilize twin spindle concept and feature software-guided setup that lets users set up from one workpiece to another in 20 min using one tool. First Part Cycle features fully automatic workflow from setup to grinding first workpiece. Other features include twist controlled grinding, automated process data proposal, variable rate method, and polish grinding.





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200GX / 260GX Threaded Wheel Grinding Machines



Genesis® GX series takes high-volume, high quality gear grinding to a new level with an ingenious single-key setup system and integrated automation.



Rochester, New York, USA

Gleason Corporation introduces the 200GX and 260GX Threaded Wheel Grinding Machines, its latest addition to the highly successful Genesis® series. The twin spindle concept combines maximum productivity with minimum idle and set up times.  Fast, easy software-guided setup of the machine allows users to set up the GX Series from one workpiece to another in just 20 minutes using a single tool.



"First Part Cycle" features a fully automatic workflow from setup to grinding the first workpiece. In addition, the machine is equipped with latest innovative technology features such as: Twist controlled grinding, automated process data proposal, variable rate method (VRM) for a favorable surface structure and polish grinding for an excellent surface finish. The ability to directly interface with Gleason GMS® Analytical Gear Inspection machines via simple scanning of QR codes further enhances the productivity of the GX Series. In addition, the GX series productivity is further enhanced when paired with automation solutions from Gleason Automation Systems.



Easily accessible machine components make maintenance simple and efficient while standard dimension grinding wheels allow you to use your existing tools along with precision dressing tools from Gleason. All of this in an energy efficient, small footprint machine designed to meet the needs of customers in high-productivity, high-quality environments.



The 200GX and 260GX are supported by the Gleason Global Service network with strategically located spare parts centers and over 250 service professionals in all major markets worldwide.



Find more information at www.gleason.com/260GX



Gleason Corporation’s mission is to be The Total Gear Solutions Provider™ to its global customer base.  Gleason is a leader in the development, manufacture and sale of gear production machinery and related equipment and automation solutions. The Company’s products are used by customers in automotive, truck, aircraft, agriculture, mining, energy, construction, power tool and marine industries and by a diverse set of customers serving various industrial equipment markets. Gleason has manufacturing operations in the United States, Brazil, Germany, Switzerland, India, China and Japan, and has sales and service offices throughout North and South America, Europe and in the Asia-Pacific region. More information about Gleason Corporation is available at www.gleason.com



For further information please contact:

Christian Albrecht, Director Global Marketing

Gleason Corporation, 1000 University Ave, Rochester, NY 14618

calbrecht@gleason.com

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