Kapp Technologies

2870 Wilderness Pl.
Boulder, CO 80301 US

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Kapp Technologies, Penta Gear Metrology, Koepfer America Enter Sales Collaboration
This collaboration is intended to ensure that gear manufacturers have swift access to the latest technologies available.

Johannes Hoehn

Kapp Technologies Appoints New Service Manager
Johannes Hoehn has been promoted from service technician to fill the role formerly held by Michael Kapp. 

Kapp Niles KNe3G

Grinding Machine Includes Software for Parameterization
Gear Expo 2017: Kapp Niles will release its KNe3G grinding machine.

Manufacturing News of Note: May 2017
AME opens an engineering training department, Kapp Niles launches a new metrology business and more industry news.

Kapp Niles Launches New Gear Metrology Division
The division is the product of the acquisition of R&P Metrology.

Kapp personnel

Kapp Technologies Makes Personnel Changes
Two promotions were prompted by the retirement of the vice president and general manager, Jim Buschy.

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Kapp Technologies Acquires Majority Stake in Penta Gear Metrology
The company makes gear measurement systems and software.

Kapp Niles KX 100

Gear Center Mass Produces External Planetary Gears
Kapp Niles offers the KX 100 Dynamic gear machining center designed for mass production of external planetary gears ranging to 125 mm.

Kapp Technologies Hires Regional Salesperson
Shane Hollingsworth will serve the half of the United States east of the Rockies, says the company.

Gear Expo

Inside Gear Expo 2015
Billed as “The Drive Technology Show,” this year’s event featured new machine designs and cutting tools, heat-treat processes, and materials and hardening processes for hybrid transmission applications.

Kapp Niles ZE 800 gear grinder

Profile Grinding Machine Grinds External, Internal Gears
Kapp Niles will display its ZE 800 profile gear grinder.

The PM 750 from R&P Metrology is a portable device used to measure large parts on production machines lacking onboard inspection. A docking system with a rotary table is also available.

Dock in the House
Gear manufacturers can use this device in the measuring lab when it is docked, and also on the shop floor as a portable system when onboard inspection isn’t available.

R&P Metrology RP 3000V inspection system

Inspection System Accommodates Long Broach Tools, Shaft Parts
The RPS 3000V from R&P Metrology is a vertical inspection system designed for broach tools and shaft parts ranging to 3,000 mm in length and 500 mm in diameter.

R&P Metrology RPG 3500DS gear inspection system

Gear Inspection System Features Active Air Suspension
Available from Kapp Technologies, the R&P Metrology RPG 3500DS gear inspection system is capable of measuring parts ranging to 3,500 mm OD or, optionally, 4,000 mm OD.

R&P Metrology RPG PM 750/1250

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.

R&P Metrology RPG 1600DS

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.

R&P Metrology RPG PM portable gear metrology machine

Portable Gear Metrology Machine for Shopfloor or Inspection Room
The RPG PM 750/1250 portable gear metrology machine from R&P Metrology can be used for shopfloor portable gear inspection using generative metrology as well as inspection lab CMM operations.

Niles ZP 40

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.

Product Categories of Kapp Technologies

CMMs
Coordinate Measuring Machines, Portable
Encoders/Resolvers
Gear Grinding Machines
Gear Honing Machines
Gear Inspection
Gear Inspection Equipment
Grinding Machines, Profile
Grinding Machines, Thread
Grinding Machines, Universal (ID/OD)
Grinding Wheels & Belts
Machining Flex Lines
Maintenance & Repair
Replacement Parts/Repair Parts
Retrofitting, Rebuilding, Remanufacturing Services