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   Gear Manufacturing Technology Update       January 17, 2024

Star SU Highlighted Louis Bélet Precision Tooling at MPT Expo

The Louis Bélet product line has expanded the dimensional range of the Star SU portfolio of round and gear tooling to include microtools as small as 0.05mm and specials down to 0.02mm for Swiss-style machining, as well as its extended offerings in the area of fine pitch gear cutting tools.

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State of the Gear Industry

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Nidec Machine Tool Develops Gear Shaping Machine for High-Precision Small-Module Gears Used in Robot

Nidec Machine Tool launched its "FR Series"—the name is derived from “Fine Pitch Reducer for Robot.” Its development was undertaken in response to market expansion for industrial and life-support robots in recent years, which led to a sharp rise in demand for the high-precision small-module gears inside the precision reduction gears used in robot joints.

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Gear tool reconditioning on the Star NXT

Gear tool reconditioning on the Star NXT

The Star NXT linear CNC tool and cutter grinding machine sharpens both straight and spiral gash hob designs up to 8” OD x 10” OAL. The NXT also sharpens disk, shank and helical type shaper cutters, Scudding® cutters, and a wide range of round tools, making it a versatile tool room machine.

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The Differential Difference!

The Differential Difference!

Introducing Gleason's new Coniflex® Pro Design and Manufacturing System for producing stronger, quieter, and more reliable e-drive differential gears in high volumes, for automotive, truck, bus and off-highway transmissions. It‘s the differential difference!

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