Riten Industries offers its Raptor series of live centers for hobbing, cutting and grinding in gear applications. The series is said to offer concentricity within standard industry tolerances and accuracy to ±0.00005. A small shell diameter design provides extra tool clearance. Standard and extended tracer point models are available in 3 and 4 Morse taper.
Editor PickHard Scudding Improves Gear Production and Performance
This process is widely used in producing internal, external, helical and spur gears, as well as splines and other powertrain components.