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Conjugate Action Law in Intersected-Axes Gear Pairs and in Crossed-Axes Gear Pairs

The article deals with the kinematics and the geometry of geometrically-accurate gearing (with perfect gearing). Considered at the beginning for […]

Reliability of gears: Determination of statistically validated material strength numbers

One of the most important goals when designing a gearbox is to ensure a sufficient reliability in operation. Depending on […]

Integrated Approach for Gear Testing of High-Performance Clean Steels

The power density of gearboxes is continuously increased by different research activities. Besides new material developments, the cleanliness of steels […]

Experimental tests to predict plastic gears’ lifetime

One of the major problems of plastic gears is the lack of data about their lifetime. Literature doesn’t contain numerous […]

Inspection & Metrology: ‘We must never stand still’

Small series and prototype production at ZF Friedrichshafen AG create new challenges for quality control time and again: measurement programs […]

Online exclusive: How many mils is your coating?

Instantaneous handheld coating thickness gauges that can be operated by virtually any technician deliver lab-quality readings even on curved and […]

Two-Probe Pitch Inspection Method For Large Gears

A gear’s pitch (a k a index or spacing) accuracy is one of the most fundamental gear characteristics affecting its […]

Closed Loop Machining of Cylindrical Gears

Leonhard Euler’s 1760 invention of making cylindrical gears with an involute profile was the beginning of a success story. As […]

A Laser Focus on Leading-Edge Metrology

In the world of gear inspection, there are many factors to consider in understanding the needs of designers, manufacturers, and […]

Can Shop Floor Measurement Actually Replace Gauges?

Quality assurance on the shop floor is an integral part of the production chain today. It involves comparing production results […]

SMT

Smart Manufacturing Technology Ltd. is a globally integrated leader in engineering services and software development. Over the last 13 years SMT has grown from […]

Jesse Garant Metrology Center

Jesse Garant Metrology Center is a globally recognized part inspection company, providing NDT and metrology services using advanced imaging equipment. […]

Romax Technology, Inc.

Rotating Machinery Consultants for the Wind Industry. As global specialists in the design and analysis of rotating machinery, Romax provides […]

United Tool Supply

United Tool Supply, located in Cincinnati, Ohio, has been manufacturing the Unite-AMatic ™, a series of flexible gear inspection gauges […]

Aerocom Industries

About Aerocom Industries Founded in 1989, Aerocom Industries Inc. was established to provide both the aerospace and commercial gear industries […]

MicroGear

MicroGear does more than you think. Aside from retrofitting gear testers with our advanced gear analyzing software system, we make […]

Proto Manufacturing, Ltd.

Since its founding in 1967, PROTO Manufacturing has been involved in the development of instrumentation for the characterization of materials. […]

Broadwind Energy, Inc.

To be the preferred provider of integrated solutions for global energy and infrastructure customers. Mission Through the technical expertise and […]

Kapp Technologies

Kapp Technologies is the North American subsidiary of the KAPP Group, one of the world’s leading machine tool manufacturers for […]

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