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Gear Production
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Gear Production is a supplement to both Modern Machine Shop and Automotive Design & Production magazines. View a digital version of the supplement here. The Gear Production Zone covers all phases of gear manufacturing. That includes gear generation on traditional gear cutting and finishing equipment. Also covered is cutting gears on machining centers and other non-traditional equipment.

Manufacturing Videos


Hobbing on a Turning Center

Featured Zone Content

part flow during double disc grinding

Clamp Bore Face Grinding and Honing Creates Higher-Quality Gear


Nagel's ECO 40 hone and SPV clamp bore face grinder helped Global Gear and Machining to produce gears with stringent bore-to-face perpendicularity tolerance.

Quik-Flex Plus module

Workholding Cuts Setup Time for Cylindrical Gears


A new generation of modular, quick-change workholding systems requiring fewer tools, less time and minimal operator experience has arrived.



part flow during double disc grinding

Clamp Bore Face Grinding and Honing Creates Higher-Quality Gear

By: Emily Probst
Nagel's ECO 40 hone and SPV clamp bore face grinder helped Global Gear and Machining to produce gears with stringent bore-to-face perpendicularity tolerance.

Kapp Technologies Hires Regional Salesperson

By: Jedd Cole
Shane Hollingsworth will serve the half of the United States east of the Rockies, says the company.

Grieve No. 854

Inert-Atmosphere Furnace for Heat Treating

By: Jedd Cole
The No. 854 from Grieve is a high-temperature, 2,200°F electrically-heated, inert-atmosphere floor furnace for heat treating.

Gleason 500CB

Gear Cutter Inspection Machine Helps Ensure Accurate Build Quality

By: Jedd Cole
Gleason introduces its 500CB (Cutter Build) inspection machine designed for accurate and highly automated build, truing and inspection of all types of stick-blade bevel gear cutters.

Video: Think Twice Before Reaching for That Ballnose

By: Matt Danford
Another type of tool engages comparatively more of the work to facilitate larger stepovers for improved efficiency and surface finish in five-axis finishing operations.


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