B-C20 - Mechanical Maintenance, Bevel Machines

Length of Course:

Two days for 600HTL and 600HTT, three days for all others


At Your Location

Course Description:

The mechanical maintenance course will give the student a complete understanding of the maintenance of the major components of the Gleason PHOENIX® machines. The student will also become familiar with the troubleshooting techniques, component removal and re-assembly of machine components.

These machines include:

  • 275HC PHOENIX® Hypoid Cutting Machine
  • 280HC PHOENIX® Hypoid Cutting Machine
  • 600HC PHOENIX® Hypoid Cutting Machine
  • 1000HC PHOENIX® Hypoid Cutting Machine
  • 275G PHOENIX® Hypoid Grinder
  • 600G PHOENIX® Hypoid Grinder
  • 800G PHOENIX® Hypoid Grinder
  • 360AT PHOENIX® CNC Gear Testing Machine
  • 600HTT PHOENIX® CNC Gear Testing Machine
  • 600HTL Turbo Lapping Machine
  • BPG Cutter Sharpening Machine
  • GP Series Cylindrical Machines

Tentative Outline of Class Topics:

  • The frame, pivot and root angle slide
  • Horizontal and vertical slides
  • Radial slide and workhead
  • Machine spindles
  • All axis ballscrews, gearbox and encoders
  • Review of hydraulic, pneumatic and coolant systems
  • All aspects of machine gaging




These student should have prior knowledge and familiarization with general CNC system concepts and working knowledge of mechanical mechanisms and assembly procedures.  Training is subject to machine availability.