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Who invented the Hypoid Gear

Mathematician, inventor and perhaps the best-known gear expert of the modern age of the automobile, Nikola Trbojevich passed on December 2, 1973 at the age of 87 in Los Angeles. Mr. Trbojevich, also known socially as Nicholas J. Terbo, was the holder of 68 U.S. patents and a similar or greater number of foreign patents. Surviving Mr. Trbojevich were his wife Alice…

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Cutting Internal Spline Teeth at Metalmite

Cutting internal splines is something we have done for years. More recently we have done this using Wire EDM technology. We have one of the only Wire EDM’s on the market that is certified by the aerospace industry to cut with minimal recast. This is critically important on engine components. Let us take a look at your project today and…

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