U.S. Gear Tools gear hones
are offered in a wide variety of compositions to improve surface
finish and remove nicks and burrs on hardened gears. Our hone
tools are custom designed and manufactured to meet your production
and application requirements.
For profile correction applications, please
contact our tool design engineers. We will be happy to discuss
your specific requirements.
- Diameter – 9.5”
- Width – 1.5”
- Helix Angle – up to 40 degrees
Hardness and Grades
Our gear hones are available in various
hardness and grade ranges. By blending specially developed
formulas containing epoxy or polyurethane with various selections
of aluminum oxide and silicon carbide, U.S. Gear Tools can
supply a gear hone that will meet the specific requirements
for your application. Tungsten carbide plated hones can be
quoted for extremely difficult deburring applications.
Our engineering team can assist you with
any process or honing application question that might aid you
in your manufacturing or design process.
U.S. Gear Tools maintains a large inventory
of hone patterns to respond to your immediate honing needs.