Heat Treating Services

US Gear offers heat treating services in its 63,000 square foot heat treat facility in Chicago, Illinois. Our heat treat processes are controlled using state of the art programmable controllers and data acquisition systems. Tight process control and repeatability are critical in the manufacturing of high quality gears and shafts. 

Our Heat Treatment Process & Capabilities

Our heat treat capabilities include batch and continuous carburizing with integral quench or press quenching to produce surfaces that are more resistant to wear. In addition, we offer a variety of processes including:

Continuous Pusher Furnaces
Up to 3 rows and 500 pounds per tray per row. Capable of carburizing with integral quench and press / plug quenching, carbonitriding and neutral hardening.

Induction Hardening Machines
100 kW, case depths up to 0.300, polymer quench. 

Shot Peening System
1 to 3 stations, 24 max dia., 4 to 8 nozzles.

Gleason Press Quenching Machines
4 to 20 inch diameter.

Continuous Normalizer
Normalize and temper, isothermal anneal.

Batch Furnaces
Capable of atmosphere normalize, anneal, carburizing, carbonitriding, neutral hardening, and carbon restoration.

Metallurgical Lab

We have a fully staffed metallurgical lab to support our processing and customer requirements. Trust our knowledge experts to design heat treatment processes, which greatly affect performance, ease of manufacture, and economics of a component.

Contact Us Today!

US Gear offers heat treating services in its 63,000 square foot heat treat facility in Chicago, Illinois. We are certified ISO 9001, ISO 14001, and OHSAS 18001. Our heat treat processes for gears are controlled using state-of-the-art programmable controllers and data acquisition systems. We enforce tight process control and repeatability, which are critical in the manufacturing of our high quality gears. If you are interested in our heat treating services, please fill out our request a quote form below.

Request a Quote for Heat Treating

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