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Gear Manufacturing Technology at IMTEX 2017

Randy Stott, Managing Editor

IMTEX 2017 and the concurrent exhibition Tooltech will be held at the Bangalore International Exhibition Centre from January 26 through February 1, 2017. Sponsored by the Indian Machine Tool Manufacturers Association (IMTMA), this will be the 18th edition of IMTEX. Gear Technology India has contacted many of these exhibitors in advance of the show in order to find out what technologies and manufacturing solutions they will have on display. Keep reading to learn about the latest technology for gear manufacturers. ...Read More

The chamfering and deburring of gears is often an undervalued process in gear production. However, it has a great influence on the usage characteristics of the work piece. Improvements in Ratings for Gear Shifting in vehicles also depends on the process used for this operation. This article explains the sophistication required in tools using plastic deformation for chamfering and rolling and cutting action for deburring. ...Read More