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   Gear Manufacturing Technology Update       July 20, 2022

ABB Survey Examines Increase in Robotic Automation

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, geopolitical disputes, raw materials shortages, and trade issues that have rocked global economies and supply chains, a majority of US-based companies are planning to relocate production closer to home. The role of automation and robotics in reshoring or nearshoring operations in the US also depends on bridging the skills gap in robotics education and better educating and upskilling workers.

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Quick and Affordable FANUC ROBODRILL Spindle Repair

Quick and Affordable FANUC ROBODRILL Spindle Repair

Within 3-5 days, PDS repairs FANUC Robodrills for up to 50% of a new replacement cost. Since 1996, PDS has precision-repaired over 40,000 spindles from diverse manufacturers — including FANUC ROBODRILL spindles and servo drive motors. PDS also grinds FANUC ROBODRILLS for Big Plus Tooling. Call 704-922-1206.

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Heat Treat Robotics by ECM

Heat Treat Robotics by ECM

HEAT TREAT ROBOTICS BY ECM is the ideal solution for integrating & managing leading-edge robotic technology for your heat treat production line. Automate your existing or new vacuum furnace system (and/or peripheral equipment) to assure a more efficient process from part sorting & load building to transport using AGVs.

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Feeling Supply Chained? There’s a Better Way.

Feeling Supply Chained? There’s a Better Way.

Hurry up and wait. Seems like the supply chain’s affecting everyone’s business these days. Southern Gear has added significant capacity to shorten the distance to custom, high-precision gears. Fine, medium, coarse pitch. Spur and helical, shafts and sprockets, straight, spiral and hypoid bevel.
For custom precision gears, there’s a better way, at Southern Gear.

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Webcast Auction of Large Bearing Manufacturer

Webcast Auction of Large Bearing Manufacturer

Late Model 144” Phoenix VTC, 144” Phoenix VTC, 118” & 96” Youji CNC VTC’s, Phoenix Gear Gasher (2007), 100” Fellows Gear Shaper, Ajax Tocco Induction Ring Heaters, 74,000 Lb. Aronson Positioner, Vertical Spindle Grinders, Shop Equipment & More

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Get these 5 things you need for a perfect shop floor.

Get these 5 things you need for a perfect shop floor.

Making smart data-based decisions will reduce your costs, improve your production and more. Download the 5 Must Do’s to Fix Your Shop Floor whitepaper today and start making big changes to your manufacturing.

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Liebherr Touts Latest Gear Technology at IMTS 2022

Liebherr Touts Latest Gear Technology at IMTS 2022

The Liebherr LGG 180/280 stands out with its compact design, impressive accessibility and ease of setup. Different grinding heads can be used on the machine for every specific application. Also, an internal grinding arm can be adapted very quickly and easily – and even retrofitted. This means that both external and internal gears can be machined very economically and efficiently on this machine.

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