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Reducing Production Costs in Cylindrical Gear Hobbing and Shaping

March 1, 2000
Increased productivity in roughing operations for gear cutting depends mainly on lower production costs in the hobbing process. In addition, certain gears can be manufactured by shaping, which also needs to be taken into account in the search for a more cost-effective form of production.