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Small Gear Manufacturers and Companies

IQS Directory is a top industrial directory listing of leading small gear manufacturers and suppliers. Access our comprehensive index to review and source spur gear manufacturers with preview ads and detailed product descriptions. These small gear companies can design, engineer and manufacture spur gears to your specifications and application need. A quick and easy to use request for quote form is provided for you to contact these small gear manufacturers and suppliers. Each company has detailed profile information, locations, phone number, website links, product videos and product information defined. Read customer reviews and product specific news articles. We are the right resource for your information requirement whether its for a manufacturer of small gear, aluminum gears, and worm gear sets.

  • Joliet, IL 800-876-7216

    Omni Gear is a leading small gear fabricator specializing in precision machined and custom solutions in a variety of sizes and types. Our skilled craftsmen have experience and knowledge in producing custom gears and can service various industries. We serve customers across North America with incomparable service and a commitment to building and maintaining long term business relationships.

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  • East Walpole, MA 800-491-1073

    Commercial Gear & Sprocket Company are true experts in the field of gears, large or small! We have three generations of experience backing our company, and we use all of it to benefit you in any way possible. We know exactly how to make gears efficiently and with durability. No matter what kind of gear you need, we can get it for you. Contact us today for additional details!

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  • Syracuse, NY 315-488-0100

    Gear Motions is a leading gear manufacturer specializing in supplying custom cut and ground gears. Whether we’re manufacturing your gear complete or working from your blanks, our wide range of precision gear manufacturing capabilities and services deliver quality gears to meet almost any application. The Gear Motions network is capable of manufacturing all types of products including precision ground helical, spur, bevel and worm gears, sprockets, timing pulleys, shafts, splines and more.

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  • Roscoe, IL 815-623-2168

    One of the top 10 machine shops in the U.S., family-run gear manufacturer Forest City Gear pursues excellence & innovation with tight quality control & the most advanced technology in the industry. Custom capabilities for spline gears, worms gears, sprockets & face gears are just the beginning. Over the past 60 years, Forest City has remained on the cutting edge of the gear manufacturing industry by constantly expanding our capabilities. Contact Forest City today to learn more!

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  • Cleveland, OH 800-423-3169

    Cleveland Gear Company has specialized in worm gear technology including industrial gears, bevel gears, helical gears, worm gears and precision gears since 1912. Applications include steel production, electric power generation, and material transport. Fulfilling your exact requirements is what has and continues to make Cleveland Gear one of the top manufacturers of gearing and enclosed gear drives.

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  • New Hartford, CT 860-738-2525

    With a great variety of available tooling & quick tooling for unique tooth forms, rely on ISO & AS certified Perry for all your gear & spline requirements. Offering expertise with many CNC operations, we do hobbing, shaping, tooling, broaching, machining & inspection for an array of gears, splines, worms & wheels, serrations of all kinds! Call for all your gearing needs – reverse engineering too!

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Small Gears

There are a wide range of gears out there, and each type serves a specific purpose within an application. Small gears are no different, as they are designed for certain applications where a standard sized gear cannot fit.

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Applications of Small Gears

Some applications of small gears include use in medical devices, tool kits, and exercise equipment or small electronics. They can also be found in applications where large gears are present, such as industrial machinery or in automobiles. Whatever your application may be, consult a small gear manufacturer to ensure you are able to get the perfect small gear for your application. There are a number of different ways to manufacture small gears, each with their own advantages, so make sure you seek out a small gear manufacturer with the capabilities you require.

Manufacturing Process of Small Gears

As stated before, there are a number of different processes used to manufacture gears of all sizes, large and small. Gear forming is perhaps the most common process, as it is used to make large batches of the same shape and size of a single type of gear. The process starts out the same for just about every manufacturer. A mold is made of the desired gear based on customer specifications and requirements. From there, the process can go through a number of different forming methods. Some of these methods include injection molding, casting, forging, roll forming, and quite a few others. Be sure to consult a small gear expert on which type of forming is best for your application. Another part of the process is cutting the gear, which can also be done through a number of different processes such as broaching, shaping, lapping, hobbing, and milling.

Once your gear has gone through the forming and cutting process, it must then go through what is called the finishing process where it will be polished. Again, there are a number of options within this process from grinding to honing and this process is really what sets two gears apart from one another. Generally with small gears, the finishing process takes a bit longer as the gear is often more intricate and requires more precision in order to ensure it is properly finished.



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