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Gear Technology E-mail Newsletter July 2016 Edition

Your Monthly Resource on Gear Manufacturing.

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Gear Talk with Chuck

Speaking in Metaphors

As one of our trade’s more accessible “experts,” I am happy to field questions from the general public, too. This week one of the more unusual calls was from a lecturer in a completely unrelated field who was concerned that his gear metaphors might not be technically accurate. It made me think of a favorite Star Trek-Next Generation episode where the Enterprise encountered a planet where the inhabitants only spoke in metaphors.

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PTC ASIA (Power Transmission and Control)

Adhering to HANNOVER MESSE principal of Technology, Innovation& Service, PTC ASIA was established in China in 1991 as a leading industry exhibition in power transmission and control technologies. After 20 years of successful performance, PTC ASIA has become a premier industrial fair in Asia. This is the show you CANNOT afford to miss!

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Finding Solutions at IMTS

Join the brightest minds in the industry at IMTS 2016 to learn, shop and network – we’ll change your perspective. Registration is open for nine educational conferences being hosted at IMTS. Sign up today!

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Applied Process

Applied Process Inc. makes bigger parts, better.

Only Applied Process has the furnace - and the finesse - to produce austempered iron and steel parts that weigh in excess of 10 tons. Parts that are stronger, lighter, quieter, more wear resistant. Parts that contribute to more energy efficient operations in countless applications and increase performance while decreasing overall cost of production. Visit us online at appliedprocess.com.

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Position Available:Regional Sales Manager

Liebherr Gear Technology is growing and we are seeking a motivated technical sales person capable of successfully handling sales, project management, and product development tasks.

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Gear Nitriding in Vacuum

Vacuum gas nitride processing from Solar Atmospheres can significantly increase the fatigue strength and service life of your parts. Benefits include case depths up to 0.025” and improved wear and anti-galling properties due to a 40 - 70% increase in surface hardness. Corrosion resistance is increased through nitrogen-enrichment.

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KAPP NILES KX 100 DYNAMIC gear center features TWIN SPINDLES for significant time and cost savings. Its independent twin “pick-up” work spindles provide much more than optimum productivity. Tooling setup time is drastically reduced, work arbor change and verification is automated, and grinding worm change is semi-automated. See the Videos!

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Latest News

Things are happening in the gear industry. Here's the latest.

Comet Solutions Announces Distribution Agreement with Romax Technology
Comet Solutions, Inc., a provider of simulation automation technology, recently announced a new distribution agreement with Romax Technology.Read more.

June CTMR Finds Cutting Tool Consumption Up from May
June U.S. cutting tool consumption totaled $175.35 million according to the U.S. Cutting Tool Institute (USCTI) and AMT - The Association for Manufacturing Technology. Read more.

LMC Workholding to Showcase New Global Partner, Rotomotors
LMC Workholding is introducing its newest global partner, Rotomors of Turin, Italy, at IMTS. LMC will be showing a new 2.2-meter automatic self-centering, down-clamping chuck from Rotomotors. Read more.

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