Learning More About Gears…

Ever thought, “I’d like to know more about the Gears our company buys or specifies, It might help me or one of our engineers or quality folks do our jobs better.”

Precision Ground GearsA good place to start however, is one of the three Gear Motions manufacturing locations that are always happy to host visitors. You can see us make, and ask all about bevel, helical and spur gear manufacturing, as well as see our specialty, precision gear grinding.!

Start with a visit to the new Gear Motions Website www.gearmotions.com , which might get you started with education in precision gear manufacturing.

In addition to a visit to a gear manufacturing company, there are also hands on training seminars offered by the American Gear Manufacturers Association (AGMA), or one of the Gear Machinery manufacturers. It’s really just a matter of your objectives.

This course is primarily for machine operators. However, nearly anyone can benefit. Past students have included executives, sales representatives and quality control managers.

Another option is the school known formally as the Fundamentals of Parallel Axis Gear Manufacturing seminar. Nearly 1,000 people have gained knowledge on the gear manufacturing industry by attending this three-day seminar.

Attendees learn several topics, such as Gear Nomenclature, The Hobbing and Shaping Processes, and several other topics including Gear Inspection, Cutting Tool Materials, and AGMA Standards.