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Cut teeth only gears in 10 days or less from the best in the business.

Industry-leading quality AND quick turnaround.

Forest City Gear’s Cut Teeth Only program is a cost-effective solution customers can depend on for precision gear cutting and quick turnaround. You provide the gear blank and the specs, and our highly skilled engineers and machinists take care of the rest. With state-of-the-art equipment, an inventory of over 7,000 hobs and 5,000 shaper cutters, and on-demand production capacity, we’ll most likely ship your gears in less time that it would take you for tooling.

  • Aerospace
  • Outer Space

  • Industrial Automation
  • Robotics
  • Medical Devices
  • Spurs
  • Helicals
  • Involute Splines
  • Sprockets
  • Worms
  • Worm Gears

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    Cut Teeth Only Production Timeline

    Forest City Gears production capabilities include:

    • 17 CNC gear hobbers for gears with diameters up to 16” and shafts to 70”; pitch from 3 to 200 and up to AGMA class 12
    • 7 CNC gear shapers for similar sized precision internal gears and external gears that can’t easily be hobbed
    • 6 advanced gear grinding machines for the hard finishing of gears with diameters up to 2 feet and AGMA class 15
    • A complete array of secondary machining operations including OD/ID grinding.
    • And the industry’s best-equipped QC Lab for the complete analytical inspection of involute, lead, pitch, runout and surface finish.
    • When failure is not an option, customers depend on Forest City Gear to deliver gears that run quieter, last longer and perform better. That’s what we call excellence without exception.