Centerless Grinding Services: Pinion, 52100 Steel

Centerless Grinding Services: Pinion, 52100 Steel

For over 10 years, Profile Grinding has served this meat, food, and industrial processing equipment manufacturer, by infeed, thrufeed, and crush form grinding various pinions manufactured of 52100 Metal Injection Molded (MIM) compound. Volumes for this part family alone are surpassing 100,000 units per year, and we also assist them with drive shafts. Recently, when under a major time crunch, our customer said of our prompt turnaround, “I truly appreciate this help. I wish all of my suppliers were like Profile!”

Project Details

Component Name: Pinion
Function: Precision gear control
Industry: Food & Industrial Processing
Material: 52100 Metal Injection Molded (MIM) compound
Material Finish: none
Dimensions, approx: .500″ dia. x 1.0″ long
Precision Tolerances: Diameter: .001″
Straightness: .0002″
Radius: .015″max
Surface finish: 32µ
Volume: 100,000/Year (family of parts)
Service Type: Centerless Grinding Services
Applied Processes: Crush Form Grinding
Infeed/Thrufeed Grinding
Delivery: 1 week