Schafer Gear Works operates two production facilities in the upper Midwest totaling 175,000 square feet. The capabilities of these plants are further enhanced by international alliances in India, Italy and Taiwan, providing an unparalleled capability for product diversity, production capacity and cost-efficiency.
Our capabilities result from the breadth and quality of our equipment. Recognizing that we need to stay at the forefront of gear and shaft manufacturing technology, Schafer invests heavily in a full spectrum of production resources. That’s why you can count on us to provide the best gear or shaft solution whether you need it for:
|construction||defense||gas and oil|
|light and heavy industries||material handling||medical instruments|
|mining||power train||recreational vehicles|
Small diameter gears
High-Precision Manufacturing in South Bend, Indiana
Schafer Gear Works manufactures small, precision gears with tolerances to .0002" for the aerospace and automotive industries as well as for medical instruments, light and heavy industrial products, photo imaging, computer and office equipment and more.
Medium diameter gears
Unparalleled Quality in South Bend, Indiana
Schafer Gear Works produces spur and helical gears between 1/8" and 10" in diameter, as well as bevel and worm gears. Our fully integrated manufacturing cells and complete tool room capabilities deliver faster turnaround from set up to shipping.
Large diameter gears
State-of-the-Art Manufacturing in Roscoe, Illinois
Schafer Gear Works-Roscoe, Illinois specializes in manufacturing large, high-precision gears with gear grinding to AGMA Class 13 up to 32" in diameter and face shaping to 8.5". When you work with our team, you’ll get gears made to your exact specifications so you’re ready to deliver the product quality your aerospace, agricultural, construction, mining, machine tool, oil and gas or transportation market demands.