Portable Metrology Measures Large Gears
R&P Metrology’s RPG PM 750/1250 portable gear metrology machine, available from Kapp Technologies, is able to check spur and helical gears of virtually any size.
Four-Axis Inspection System Measures Large Gears
R&P Metrology's RPG 1600DS four-axis generative inspection machine, available from Kapp Technologies, accommodates gears as large as 1,600 mm (62.99") in diameter with a tailstock that swings to a safe position when measuring large-diameter gears.
Gearing Up to Make Big Gears
Over the years, this Indiana job shop/contract manufacturer developed a specialty in gear making. Now it is taking this specialty to a grander scale. Two large machines for high-precision internal gear grinding are the main anchors of the company’s new precision grinding room.
Grinding Machine Features Two Workpiece Spindles
The KX 160 Twin is built on a shared modular platform with features for optimum continuous generating grinding of planetary and final drive gears for automobiles with front wheel drive or automatic transmissions.