Shapers

Helical Gear Shaping Machine is fully NC-programmable.
Shapers

Helical Gear Shaping Machine is fully NC-programmable.

Capable of cuttingÂ- diverse selection of gears, including helical and cluster gears, ST40A applies NC programming technology to relieving motion that prevents interference between cutter and workpiece. Helical guide is not required for each workpiece, and all 7 axes are fully NC-programmable. This accommodates precision cutting applications such as crowning...

Read More »
MHI Expands Local Production of Machine Tools in China,Adding Double-column, 5-face Milling Machines
Miscellaneous Cutting Machinery

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

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 double-column,...

Read More »
MHI Marks Cumulative Shipments of 10,000 Gear Machines
Gear Grinders

MHI Marks Cumulative Shipments of 10,000 Gear Machines

- 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 shipments...

Read More »
MHI to Intensify Proposal-Based Marketing Approach for Machine Tools and Cutting Tools to Global Market
Gear Grinders

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

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 »
Shapers

Wind Turbine Gear Production Accelerated by CNC Refurbishment of Gear Shaper

linear actuator instead of 'nodding' cam enables gear profile changeovers in minutes instead of hours Advanced gear shaping software and motion control hardware from NUM has been used to bring an old manually-controlled gear shaper machine up to modern day control standards. The five-axis Stanko machine is now controlled by a NUM Axium Power CNC system, using electronic gearbox techniques to...

Read More »
Grinding Machine can produce variety of gears in small lots.
Shapers

Grinding Machine can produce variety of gears in small lots.

Able to machine gears with 0.5-8 modules, ZE40A accommodates both generating and profile grinding and also enables modification of biased flank shapes. This 9-axis, fully automated NC machine requires 3,750 x 4,000 mm installation space and employs direct-drive system that promotes smooth revolution of main and table spindles. Max external gear diameter of workpieces is 400 mm for high-efficiency...

Read More »
Bourn & Koch to Exhibit Innovative Gear Shaper Design
Miscellaneous Software

Bourn & Koch to Exhibit Innovative Gear Shaper Design

Will exhibit first machine at IMTS, Chicago, September 2010 Hoffman Estates, IL - Bourn & Koch Inc. will exhibit a new CNC gear shaping machine with unique shaping head features at the machine tool show. The Bourn & Koch 1000VBS CNC Gear Shaper is a 40 (1000 mm) gear shaping machine with 8" (200 mm) stroke capability. It has the potential of being paired with Bourn & Koch's 1000VBT Vertical...

Read More »
Gear Grinders

Gleason Exhibits New Large Gear Production Technologies at Windpower 2010

Rochester, New York - Wind turbine gears produced by Gleason gear production machines and cutting tools supply over 50% of the world's wind energy. That percentage is expected to increase, with introduction of a host of advanced new technologies designed to improve production, quality and cost of even the very largest wind turbine gears. Visitors to the Gleason booth at Windpower 2010 can learn...

Read More »
Multifunction System offers complete cylindrical gear machining.
Gear Grinders

Multifunction System offers complete cylindrical gear machining.

AGILUS® 180TH performs turning, drilling, milling, hobbing, and chamfering/deburring operations in one setup for all types of shaft- and disc-type cylindrical gears up to 180 mm dia with shaft lengths up to 500 mm. Equipped with tool turret for locating fixed or driven tools, machine also offers workpiece loading/unloading function and CNC-controlled tailstock. Universal automation...

Read More »

All Topics