The production stresses of producing these gears, balancing small to medium batch runs with the need to occasionally cut masters and prototypes, have been greatly relieved at Mercury Marine, Fond du Lac, WI, using a CNC gear cutter
in combination with a closed-loop inspection system, to produce bevel gears and pinions, as well as master gears.
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, saw & knives and other tools.
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