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 PickGleason Corp. Acquires Gear Design Software Developer KISSsoft AG
The acquisition joins gear design with gear manufacturing expertise.