Tribal MemoryBy Chuck Schultz
What a treat it has been to spend a few days with a group of young process engineers; sharing lessons learned alongside other gear industry veterans is more fun than you can imagine. The students were from all over the country and a variety of market segments. Their experience ranged from two months to thirty years. Several did not have engineering or machine shop backgrounds but found themselves responsible for planning operation sequences or estimating costs.
Accelerate your process speed with the KX100 DYNAMIC
An integrated loading function and automatic changeover (optionally available) of the workpiece fixtures - with the KX100 DYNAMIC, the name says it all! Two separate and pivoting columns with vertically moving pick-up-axes - each of them equipped with a workpiece spindle - will transform "auxiliary process time" into a foreign word for you.
Gear Measurement Technology — Your Application, Our Solution...Exactly
The MarGear GMX 400 Class 1 Universal Gear Tester provides analysis for a wide range of gear and gear tool applications on gears with ODs up to 400 mm (15.75 in).
What is Barkhausen Noise?
Barkhausen Noise Analysis is a non-destructive testing solution for grinding burn detection, case depth measurement, heat treat defect detection, and residual stress measurement. Discover how this alternative method can improve your quality inspection process. Download the info sheet now!
We're Geared Up for Your Operational Work
'Cut Teeth Only' Operational Work is a Forest City Gear specialty. We'll cut to part print, inspect, and ship your gears faster and more efficiently from our ultra-modern production and inspection facilities. Get a quote in 48 hours or less. Contact:
Seco Tools PCBN Insert Grade Family Expanded
Seco Tools has expanded its family of PCBN insert grades to cover the entire spectrum of hard part turning applications. Using a new bimodal substrate and nanolaminate coating process, these new inserts extend tool life and increase productivity in a broader range of applications.
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