If you insist on the highest-quality, quietest axles for your recreational or light-utility, off-highway vehicles, Schafer Driveline delivers. Each custom-engineered driveline comes with a built-in reliability and hassle-free performance you can trust.

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At Schafer Aerospace, our U.S.-based teams excel at on-spec manufacturing and on-time delivery. Can’t find anyone with the right equipment or capacity to fabricate your gears or components? Ask us. We can scale up to get the job done.

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Gear Works

Whatever gear or splined shaft challenge you are facing, Gear Works is ready to solve it. Ever since 1934, our teams have taken ideas from rough concepts through highly-precise fabrication and assembly to help a diverse list of industries.

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Featured News

Multi-tasking grinder brings big benefits

Schafer Gear Works wanted to reduce its outside processing costs. So, it added the Taiyo Koki Vertical Mate 55 multi-tasking cylindrical O.D./I.D. grinder to the shop. Here’s what it can do.

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Continually upgrading our equipment to give you the edge

No other U.S. manufacturer is better equipped and staffed to produce your high-precision, high-quality, high-volume small gears, shafts and components than Schafer Aerospace.

Using CNC precision-critical machines and state-of-the-art CNC or Swiss-style lathes we precisely cut gears as small as 0.125” to 4”. 

Recent equipment additions to our shop floor leave most of our competitors’ capabilities in the dust – giving your aerospace products a quality and performance edge over your competition as well. 

  • 3 Doosan Puma Lathes (2-2018, 1-2019)
  • 1 Weldon Outside Diameter Grinder (2018)
  • 2 Yama Seiki Swiss-type turning center (1-2016, 1-2017)
  • 2 Matsuura Machining Centers (1-2016, 1-2018)
  • 1 Sodick Sinker EDM machine (2019)

Don’t see the specific equipment you need to produce your gears or design innovations in our list below? Let’s talk. We have strong capital backing from our holding company, HBM, and Schafer Industries stable cash flow to match your needs.

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