What Is Gear Hobbing & How Does It Work?

what is gear hobbing

Hello there! Gear hobbing is a fascinating process. It’s a method to make gears. A special tool called a “hob” is the star here. This hob looks like a worm gear. When gear hobbing, both the hob and the workpiece rotate. As they spin, the hob carves out the gear teeth on the workpiece. It’s […]