Gear Control Inspection

This department is Gear Control Inspection, located in Fletch South behind a soundproof door.gears standard triumph

(L to R)Les Stokes , Ted Rhead, and Joe Pitchford carry out the work of checking the standards of gears and cutters. Their work helps to maintain Triumph quality, and calls for accuracy to a very fine degree.

They can measure up to half of a tenth of a thousandth of an inch!

The department has some interesting measuring machines. These can only be handled by experts—and to install them has cost several thousands.

Ref. Date: 1971