failure modes

Mechanical Paste Polishing vs. CAVF Finishing of Gears

Posted by on Monday, August 3rd, 2020 in

Choosing the best gear finishing method often comes down to production volume, processing cycle times, and gear profiles. By William […]...

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Measuring Tooth Flank Roughness

Posted by on Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019 in

The Contact Stylus Profilometer provides a pragmatic, accurate and reproducible tooth flank roughness measurement. By Mark Michaud  – January 15, 2019 Gear […]...

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Repairing Wind Turbine Gears and Assemblies with Isotropic Superfinishing

Posted by on Tuesday, June 13th, 2017 in

Repairing Wind Turbine Gears and Assemblies with ISF® As the wind turbine industry matures, the importance of operations and management […]...

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Materials Matter: Scuffing

Posted by on Saturday, September 17th, 2016 in

The risk of scuffing, a non-fatigue-based failure mode, can be reduced via isotropic superfinishing. By: Martin McCormick Gear meshing is […]...

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