Koepfer 'Repowered' Model 160 Gear Hobbing Machine to Be Shown at Gear Expo
September 18, 2015
Koepfer America will showcase a selection of gear hobbing machines.
First is the “Repowered” Koepfer Model 160 gear hobbing machine. This K160 Repowered machine is part of the K-Repowered services offered by Koepfer America. This service offers a complete CNC re-control package for existing Koepfer models 160 and 200 gear hobbing machines. This re-control renews the reliability of customers’ existing Koepfer hobbing machines.
The Koepfer Model 200 horizontal gear hobbing machine offers increased flexibility, automation, and quality for the hobbing of fine- to medium-pitch gears. German engineering has developed this model for over 20 years, leading to a machine designed for manufacturing facilities across the globe. Koepfer America will feature a Koepfer Model 200, highlighting its easy setup, quick changeover, flexible automation, and rigid construction.
From Helios Gear Products, Koepfer America will also display the first Ra-Cut fine-pitch carbide hobs, which feature up to double the number of cutting faces on an otherwise like design. Ra-Cut hobs can achieve higher-quality finish cut gears and increased productivity using re-hobbing or skiving processes.
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