Machine Spotlight: Hobbing
Have you ever heard of “hobbing?” This process is very important to us at Standby Screw as it is most well-known for cutting gears. It is an accurate and relatively inexpensive cutting process. Here’s what else this process and the hobbing machine can accomplish:
-Creates Spur & Helical Gears
Today, these machines are referred to as “hobbers” and are fully-automated and come in different sizes because they can produce anything from tiny to very large gears.