gear grinding

gear grinding

[′gir ‚grīnd·iŋ]
(mechanical engineering)
A gear-cutting method in which gears are shaped by formed grinding wheels and by generation; primarily a finishing operation.
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PMTF has a variety of production facilities like forging, machining ( turning, milling, gear cutting, gear grinding, broaching, spline rolling, boring etc), pressure die casting, heat treatment, surface treatment, material testing, product designing, tooling designing, tool room, sheet metal and welding shop, CNC shop, machine rebuild shop and power station and a metrology laboratory.
The MHI exhibit will feature a gear grinding machine and a double-column 5-face milling machine which is manufactured at the company's local machine tool plant in Changshu, Jiangsu Province.
The two conventional bevel gear finishing processes are gear grinding and gear lapping.
The guide, according to Powell, offers a variety of grinders such as pneumatic, roll, cutter, automatic, jig, die, surface, hand/manual grinder, angle, cylindrical, belt, portable, laboratory, CNC, contour, universal, centerless, ceramic, drill grinders, bench, automatic, spindle, profile, ID & OD and internal grinding machinery as well as concrete, chucking, cylinder, optical, rotary, pedestal, broach, plunge, crankshaft, thread, gear grinding tools, custom, center-hole, precision, floor, face, radial, collet, valve and other types of standard and custom grinders and allied tools.
Conventional gear finishing processes such as gear grinding, gear shaving, gear honing, gear lapping are costly, have low productivity, and gear material hardness limitation.
We've invested heavily in the latest technology, including CNC Gear Grinding, and are able to increase our capacity so it's the ideal time to be looking at new markets," he added.
Gear grinding and finishing technologies could be found at the Reishauer booth at IMTS.
Yet for all its maturity, a tremendous amount of money and effort continues to be expended by gear companies to better hone their gear grinding, hobbing and heat treating techniques and capabilities.
Tenders are invited for Purchase of modernization of gear grinding machine mod.
The result is a gear grinding machine achieving productivity surpassing that of corresponding products of both domestic and overseas manufacturers.