AGMA Basic Training for Gear Manufacturing - Spring
(April 13-17, 2020)Chicago, Illinois. Learn the fundamentals of gear manufacturing in this hands-on course. Attendees will gain an understanding of gearing and nomenclature, principles of inspection, gear manufacturing methods, 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. This course is taught at Daley College. A shuttle bus is available each day to transport students to and from the hotel. Class times will be Monday 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm, Tuesday – Thursday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, and Friday 8:00 am – 12:00 pm. Instructors include Dwight Smith, Peter Grossi and Allen Bird.