AGMA Operator Hobbing and Shaper Cutting
(May 12-13, 2020)Chicago, Illinois. Attendees will learn and understand fundamentals of gear manufacturing. Acquire knowledge and understanding of gear nomenclature, hobbing and shaping of spur and helical gears, and splines. Learn and understand hobber and shaper machine set-up, as well as gear tooth element inspection. Understand the manufacturing process before gear tooth cutting, as well as post cutting processes. Apply concepts to further finishing processes, I.e. heat treat, gear tooth shaving and grinding and/or skiving. Gain knowledge to establish a solid foundation for all basic gear manufacturing. This course is taught at Daley College. A shuttle bus is available each day to transport students to and from the hotel. Class will take place from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm each day. The class will be taught by Peter Grossi.