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Gear Manufacturing Machines & Tools
HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL., September 20, 2017- Gear Expo 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.
Gear Expo Quick Facts
- Name of Show: Gear Expo 2017
- Show Dates: October 24-26, 2017
- Show Location: Columbus Convention Center, Columbus, Ohio
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"We have separated the machining process for gears into four easily manageable sub-processes", says Peter Loetzner, President & CEO at EMAG L.L.C. - In OP 10 and OP 20, we use the VL 3 DUO dual-spindle vertical turning center to machine both sides of the gear blanks. In OP 30, we do the gear hobbing on our VL 4 H gear hobbing machine. The final chamfering and deburring of the finished gear in... Read More
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.Â 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
Dynamic manufacturing platform will feature several new industry-leading solutions at IMTS FLORENCE, Ky. – Mazak continues to expand its SMOOTH TECHNOLOGY platform with more new and innovative solutions that keep today’s manufacturers productive, efficient, competitive and at the forefront of innovation. Unique to the industry, Mazak’s SMOOTH TECHNOLOGY is a platform that spans the entire... Read More
With integrated CNC Chamfering/Deburring Module that works in parallel to cutting process, Model P90CD handles disc-type workpieces, like automotive pinions and short shafts. System can hob parts up to diameter of 60 mm and module 3 mm. Model P90iC, with integrated Chamfering/Deburring Unit, is designed for hobbing and chamfering/deburring geared shafts, but can be used for disc-type workpieces... Read More
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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Rochester, New York, USA Gleason will demonstrate brand new solutions in advanced gear manufacturing technology on Booth #N-7000 at IMTS 2016, covering a wide array of processes for the complete production and inspection of all types of bevel and cylindrical gears. Among the technologies to be exhibited are: GenesisÂ® 260GX – New Threaded Wheel Grinding Powerhouse The 200/260GX machines are... Read More
KAPP NILES Demonstrates Mass Production Gear Grinding Solution, and Unveils a New Metrology Machine at the IMTSJun 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 Chicago,... Read More
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Graphics, interpolation turning, and gear hobbing capabilities of TNC 640 extend applicability to machining ofÂ large parts for power plants. CAD viewer supports .Step, .Iges,Â and .Dxf filesÂ and lets operator evaluate workpiece at control. For machine builders, M3D converter enables DCM (Dynamic Collision Monitoring). Other features include Cycle 880, for gear hobbing of external... Read More
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.Â These machines are sold to the North American market by GMTA, primarily for gear and spline production, as well as other power... Read More
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 usingÂ skive hobbing tool, which does not excessively heat workpiece. With second finishing pass,Â grinding wheel removes remaining stock without overheating workpiece. Structure with 2 spindles actuated by... Read More
Fitted with either dry or wet chip evacuation systems and respective dust or mist filter options, GenesisÂ® 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... Read More
Multi-Tasking technology tackles hobbing, forming, surfacing, skiving and gashing FLORENCE, Ky. –Â 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
KAPP NILES Shows the ZE 800 and R&P Metrology's PM 750/1250 Portable Measuring Machine at the Gear ExpoJul 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,Â – 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
Rochester, NYÂ — 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
True Gear Spline Ltd. increases grinding capacity and product range with new NILES ZP 12 Cambridge, ONÂ – 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
• combining local expertise with NUM’s unique know-how in gear production helps achieve a machine that can outpace other gear hobbers. Naperville, IL,Â – NUM China has helped Betek to accelerate the development of a groundbreaking six-axis precision gear hobbing machine. By utilizing a direct-drive spindle and NUM’s ultra-precise electronic gearbox and renowned CNC gear hobbing... Read More
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.Â 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
Gleason to Demonstrate Advanced Bevel Gear Production and Enhanced Inspection Solutions at CIMT 2015Feb 11, 2015
ROCHESTER, NEW YORK, USA,Â – 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 CIMT 2015, covering a wide array of processes for the complete production and inspection of all types of bevel and cylindrical gears. Visitors to Gleason Booth W3-151 will be introduced to... Read More
HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL. — Star SU LLC has formed an alliance with Profilator to manufacture ScuddingÂ® tools for the global market and in North America in cooperation with GMTA in Ann Arbor, Michigan.Â ScuddingÂ® 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.Â Often... Read More