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Dec 4–6

Detailed Gear Design—Beyond Simple Service Factors

Crowne Plaza Old Town Alexandria, Alexandria, VA

This course is designed for gear engineers, gear designers, application engineers, people who are responsible for interpreting gear designs, technicians, and managers that want to better understand all aspects of gear design. The majority of the course material is presented through qualitative descriptions, practical examples, illustrations, and demonstrations, which require basic mathematical and engineering skills. However, some familiarity with gear design and application will enhance overall understanding of the material.

Contact: American Gear Manufacturers Association, 1001 N. Fairfax Street, Suite 500, Alexandria, VA 22314-1587; tel: 703/684-0211; fax: 703/684-0242; e-mail:; web:

Dec 10–13

Metallographic Techniques

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ASM Headquarters, Materials Park, OH

The students of this class prepare a variety of, hard, soft,...


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