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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Helios Gear Products from Koepfer America offers machines and tools for gear manufacturers. The company continues to exclusively represent Koepfer models 160, 200, and 300 CNC gear hobbing equipment and also legacy Koepfer models. In addition, Helios products include the latest CNC machines for gear hobbing, shaping, grinding, milling, inspection, deburring, chamfering, and automation. The Helios brand also represents gear cutting tools and tools for hard finishing. ...Read more Or visit heliosgearproducts.com