Basic Training for Gear Manufacturing (Spring)
(April 3-6, 2018)Learn the fundamentals of gear manufacturing in this hands-on course. Gain an understanding of gearing and nomenclature, principles of inspection, gear manufacturing methods, and hobbing and shaping. Utilizing manual machines, develop a deeper breadth of perspective and understanding of the process and physics of making a gear as well as the ability to apply this knowledge in working with CNC equipment commonly in use. Instructors include Dwight Smith, Peter Grossi and Allen Bird.