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Gear Manufacturing and Inspection

June 20-22, 2017 | Hilton St. Augustine, St. Augustine, FL

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Course Description

Learn key factors in the inspection process that lead to better design of gears. Develop a broad understanding of the methods used to manufacture and inspect gears. Discover how the resultant information can be applied and interpreted in the design process.

PLEASE NOTE: This seminar is not a tutorial in the mechanics of machine operation; rather, the content addresses the relation between the manufacturing/inspection sequence and the detailed gear design process.

 

Classes are 8:00 am - 5:00 pm..

This course also includes a tour of Riley Gear, St. Augustine, FL. 

Who Should Attend

Gear design engineers; management involved with design, maintenance, customer service, and sales.

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Cancellation and Payment Policy

Payment must accompany this form. All cancellations must be in writing and received by AGMA 14 days prior to the class start.  A $200 U.S. processing fee will be assessed for each cancelled registration that results in a refund after the 14-day period. A substitution or schedule change fee of $50 when substituting one student for another or moving the current student to another AGMA course after the 14-day period. A 50% refund will be issued if cancellation occurs on or after the class start date.

Hotel Info

Hilton St. Augustine
32 Avenda Menedez
St. Augustine, FL 32084

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Room Rate

$169

Reserve your room through this link.

The hotel cut-off date is May 26, 2017
 
We cannot guarantee our room rate after this date.

Pricing

Member Rate

First registrant from company
$1,495
Additional registrants
$1,295

Non-Member Rate

First registrant from company
$1,995
Additional registrants
$1,795

Instructors

Raymond J. Drago, P.E.

Raymond J. Drago is Chief Engineer of Drive Systems Technology, Inc. (DST), a mechanical power transmission consulting organization that he founded in 1976. Prior to this, Mr. Drago worked for the Boeing Company – Helicopters Division until his retirement after 37 years of service. Currently Mr. Drago is involved in the analysis, design, manufacture, assembly, and testing of many gear systems. In his role with DST, Mr. Drago is active in all areas of mechanical power transmission, including the design and analysis of drive systems in a very diverse field of application from heart pumps to very large mining & mill gears. He has also prepared and delivered more than 150 seminars dealing with various aspects of gear design and analysis.