We manufacture gears for diverse industries and a wide range of product applications throughout
the world. Our gears are in telescopes and tractors, artificial elbows and aircraft, military lasers
and medical examining tables, printers and plotters, power tools and dental drills, as well as the
Mars Curiosity Rover, to name just a few. We even make gears for our competitors.
When it comes to fine and medium pitch custom gears, the world comes to Forest City Gear
for the best.
Achieving world class gear quality is the direct result of Forest City Gear’s investment in machines,
employees, and management systems, which result in total customer satisfaction. We believe
we have one of the best equipped gear shops in the world. This includes both equipment and
employees, a legacy of Forest City Gear for nearly 60 years.
happen every day
at Forest City Gear.
With ISO 13485:2003
certification, we are one of the
leading U.S. gear companies
registered for medical gear
work. You will find Forest
City Gear products in blood
pumps, kidney dialysis
equipment, X-Ray, CAT
Scan and MRI machines and
artificial elbows. Wherever
broken bones are being repaired or hips replaced, it is quite
possible that a Forest City Gear produced spline driver is
being used to insert a titanium bone screw. Forest City Gear
parts are also found in portable ventilators and other medical
devices that demand smooth, quiet, dependable operation.
The common denominator of all the work we do for the
medical equipment industry is the highest degree of quality.
Our Quality Assurance Lab is among the most modern and
well-equipped in our industry, utilizing the newest equipment,
technology and inspection methodologies, coupled with
continued education and training for all our workers.
No wonder so many ‘medical miracles’ are performed here,
at Forest City Gear.
With High-Quality Gears
From Forest City Gear
11715 Main Street, Roscoe, IL 61073
CareFusion’s EnVe® ventilator meets the critical need for portable,
high-performance ventilation, making it easier to move intensive care
patients from location to location. Extreme miniaturization, performance
and reliability are built into every component, including the blower motor
gears supplied by Forest City Gear. In this and dozens of other medical
applications, wherever high-precision, smooth-running dependable
gears are needed, you’ll find our products.
Get healthier gears today.