Akron Gear & Engineering has a long
history with manufacturing and designing spur gears, from 1/2" diameter
up to 120" diameter.
Akron Gear stocks a complete line of
standard tooling, including hobs, Fellows shaper cutters and rotary
single index cutters, in both metric and standard tooling.
We have supplied spur gears for the
steel industry, the rubber industry, OEM equipment builders, bulk
material handling equipment builders, the medical industry, mining, the
military, automotive industry, The Navy, The Army Corp of Engineers, and
the list goes on and on.
Akron Gear can manufacture spur gears
from any material suitable for gear manufacturing including all grades
of steel, iron, plastic, micarta, phenolic, rawhide, brass, bronze and
stainless. Depending on the size and quantities of the order we can
produce from barstock, forgings, plate, casting, fabrications, molded
parts, precision drawn parts and more.
Gear Is The Spur Gear Specialist
What are Spur Gears?
gears are the most common type of gear. The teeth on spur gears are 90°
to the side, or face, of the gear. This requires that spur gears run
parallel to one another. Spur gears can be arranged in long trains to
meet required ratio reductions as well as maintained required size
The larger of two
gears are typically called the gear, with the smaller one being a
more about spur gears, please visit our spur gear tools & reference
Contact Akron Gear for all of
your spur gear needs.