Advanced machinery and experienced machinists contribute to top qualityOctober 2, 2017 REDWIRE is news you can use from leading suppliers. Powered by FRASERS.
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Rapid Gear has been expertly building and designing individual gears, gearboxes and special purpose machinery since 1976. The Kitchener, Ont.-based company has more than 40,000 square feet of world-class design manufacturing facilities, which includes a full-service machining department. The advanced equipment it houses in this facility, combined with its highly experienced machinists and operators, has resulted in Rapid Gear earning a solid reputation for producing high-quality products.
A full-service machining department
In the 40-plus years since Rapid Gear was launched, the company has made ongoing investments in the most advanced equipment for its machine department to support its gear-cutting operations. Its CNC turning and machining equipment provide uniformity and precision on production runs, so that all jobs meet the highest quality standards throughout the production process.
The company’s fully equipped machine shop works with material supplied by the customer, or ordered to meet specific requirements, and has the capability to machine gears from two to 200 inches. The shop also has a lifting capacity of 30 tons.
Committed to quality
By investing in advanced machinery and hiring experienced machinists, Rapid Gear is demonstrating its commitment to producing the highest quality custom gears. The company also demonstrates this commitment through its ISO 9001:2008 certification. In addition, Rapid Gear has been a member of AGMA (the American Gear Manufacturers Association) since 1988.
In addition to its expert machining capabilities, Rapid Gear offers gear cutting, gearbox design and build, and gearbox maintenance and rebuild services. The company also offers on-site services for the convenience of its customers.
To learn more, contact Rapid Gear.