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Workforce Training Series


Online Workforce Training: Hobbing

This course is designed to present the basics of hobbing to hobbing machine operators, gear technicians, and engineers. This course is worth 1.5 CEUs.

It covers the following material: 

  • Hobbing process
  • Hob cutting tool terminology
  • Generating gears
  • Hobbing machine terminology
  • Measuring, mounting, and truing the hob
  • Mounting and truing the work piece
  • Basic part inspection
  • Tooth size, runout
  • And recognizing problems

You will have 30 days to complete the online course.

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