Chamfering and Deburring Gears Precisely to Achieve Smoother Gear Transmissions

Sameer Kelkar and Francesco Grippo
November 22, 2016

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.

Chamfering and Deburring Gears Precisely

Gears need to be Chamfered and Deburred with a controlled, high quality process for the following reasons :

  • To avoid breakage

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