Frequently Asked Questions

Is Premier Gear & Machining ISO 9001:2015 & AS9100D Certified?

Yes. Our facilities are certified to ISO 9001:2015 & AS9100D.

What types of gears does Premier Gear & Machining manufacture?

Premier Gear and Machining manufactures a wide variety of gear products including: spur, helical, crowned and worm type gears; splines of all types, including crowned; serrations of all types; pulleys and sprockets; special and custom designs.

Does Premier Gear & Machining produce complete machined parts?

Yes. Premier Gear and Machining has complete, in-house turning, milling and grinding capabilities, in addition to its gear cutting equipment. Premier Gear and Machining is your one-stop source for complete machined parts, with gear features, built to your drawings and specifications.

Does Premier Gear & Machining have assembly capabilities?

Yes. Premier Gear and Machining has complete light mechanical assembly capabilities including: gear-box assembly, armature assembly, worm gear sets, bearing & bushing installation, anti-backlash gears, ball detent assemblies, riveting, helicoil installation, etc. Premier Gear and Machining can supply complete assemblies ready for your products or customers.

Does Premier Gear & Machining perform gear skiving (carbide re-hobbing)?

Yes. Premier Gear and Machining can perform skiving on carburized or nitrided gears (to Rockwell 60C hardness) in accordance with AGMA 11.

What is gear skiving?

Gear skiving is the process of re-hobbing previously cut gears that have been carburized or nitrided. Skiving improves gear quality and finish, and increases wear resistance with material hardness up to 60 HRC.

Does Premier Gear & Machining offer engineering services?

Yes. Premier Gear and Machining is ready to assist you in development of prototype parts, as well as design improvement of production parts, on a concurrent engineering basis. Use our extensive experience in materials selection, thermal treatment, and manufacturing process control to build “produceability” into your next design.

Can Premier Gear & Machining perform reverse engineering?

Yes. Premier Gear and Machining can reverse engineer almost any part or assembly and provide you with complete design and manufacturing information, including material properties and finish processing requirements.

Does Premier Gear & Machining support Just-In-Time deliveries and blanket orders?

Yes. The majority of Premier Gear and Machining’s customers use blanket orders, J.I.T. deliveries and/or kan-ban shipments for their requirements. Premier Gear and Machining’s optimized logistics service guarantees that your parts are where you need them, when you need them. Every time.

Does Premier Gear & Machining manufacture commercial gears?

Yes. Premier Gear and Machining produces gears for a variety of industries including: oil tool; medical; industrial tank cleaning machines; motion picture projectors; motorcycle & automotive aftermarket, and more.

Does Premier Gear & Machining cut gears, splines and serrations on customer provided blanks?

Yes. Premier Gear and Machining offers very competitive pricing, fast turn-around, and unequalled quality on gear, spline, and serration cutting using customer furnished material.

Where is Premier Gear & Machining Located?

Premier Gear and Machining is located at 2360 Pomona Road, Corona, California 92878, approximately 40 miles east of downtown Los Angeles, and 11 miles south of the Ontario International Airport, near the intersection of Interstate 15 and the 91 Freeway.

Is your Terms & Conditions document available online?

Yes.  Download our current Terms & Conditions document here.

How long has Premier Gear & Machining been in business?

Premier Gear & Machining was started in 1988 and has been providing outstanding service to its customers ever since.

Does Premier Gear & Machining have a written quality assurance manual?

Yes. Premier Gear & Machining’s quality assurance manual is available to qualified personnel upon request.

Does Premier Gear & Machining guarantee its products and services?

Yes. All Premier Gear & Machining Products parts are guaranteed to be in strict compliance with all applicable specifications and contract requirements.

Who do I contact to find out about doing business with Premier Gear & Machining?

We welcome your inquiries. Please contact us today at (951) 278-5505 or email us to find out what our team can do for you.