Gear Manufacturing Methods - Forming the Teeth - January/February 1987
The article "Gear Manufacturing Methods - Forming the Teeth" appeared in the January/February 1987 issue of Gear Technology.
The forming of gear teeth has traditionally been a time-consuming heavy stock removal operation in which close tooth size, shape, runout and spacing accuracy are required. This is true whether the teeth are finished by a second forming operation or a shaving operation.
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