Inspection

Throughout the Gear Motions network, gear quality and size control are accurate and precise. Our gear inspection specialists and technically qualified employees combine with stringent process control to bring you higher quality gears at a lower cost.

Our Gear Inspection Laboratories are climate controlled and feature the most modern inspection equipment held to the highest accuracy required for gear instrumentation (ref: German VDI/VDE, Class 1). Within the Gear Motions network, we perform a wide range of gear inspection operations as part of our precision gear manufacturing services for both small volume and large volume orders. Our gear inspection laboratories are capable of measuring and charting intricate gear tooth topography including: lead, involute profile, size, pitch variation, run-out, and total composite. A large selection of master gears are also available.

We take great pride in the reliability of our gears. Our gear inspection equipment is accurate and dependable, ensuring your products will meet the most demanding performance requirements. Below is a brief list of the equipment we utilize to provide our customers with the highest quality gears that exceed their expectations.

Gear Inspection Machinery

  • (1) Klingelnberg PSFU1200 with Tri-check Computer Analysis
  • (1) Klingelnberg PNC 60 CNC
  • (1) Höfler EMZ 402 Gear Inspection and CMM
  • (1) Höfler ZME 402 CNC Analyzer
  • (1) Wenzel Gear Tec WGT350 CNC Analyzer
  • (1) Parkson 8” CD Roll Tester
  • (1) Parkson 18” CD Roll Tester
  • (1) Parkson 36” CD Roll Tester
  • (2) Gleason No. 13 Universal Tester
  • (1) Brown & Sharpe Global Classic 555 scan CMM
  • (1) Helmel Microstar Model 325-202DCC CMM
  • (1) Microvu H-14 Optical Comparator
  • (1) OGP QL-20 Optical Comparator
  • (1) J&L Optical Comparator
  • (1) Micrometrical Profilometer (surface texture)
  • (1) Mitutoyo Profilometer
  • (3) Wilson Rockwell Hardness Tester
  • (1) Fellows 12H Gear Lead Measuring Instrument
  • (2) Fellows 12M Gear Involute Measurement Instrument
  • (1) Profile Engineering PC20 Composite Gear Analyzer
  • (1) Fellows No. 4 Red Liner
  • (1) Unite-A-Matic 8600 Gear Size Instrument
  • (3) Nital Etch Testing Systems to ANSI/AGMA 2007-B9

Gear Inspection