Precision Mechanical Drive Solutions
Founded in 1990 by Gary A. Michalek, GAM is a U.S.-owned and operated manufacturer of precision mechanical drive solutions used in automation technology. GAM’s product offering is among the broadest in the industry including robotic gearboxes, servo-gearboxes, precision spiral bevel gearboxes, rack and pinion, servo-couplings, linear mounting kits, and other specialized mechanical drive systems in a wide range of sizes and configurations. Our customers are machine builders and robotic OEMs in a wide variety of industries including aerospace, automotive, medical, material handling, packaging, machine tool, robotics, and semiconductor.
Zero-Backlash Robotic Gearboxes
Next-gen robotic planetary, strain wave, and cycloidal for robotic or high-precision applications.Learn More
Inline and Right Angle gearboxes with helical, hypoid, or planetary gearing.Learn More
Precision Right Angle Bevel Gearboxes
Highly configurable, economical right angle solution, available in frame sizes 27 to 350 mmLearn More
Rack and Pinion Systems
Precision helical rack & pinion, available alone or paired with GAM gearboxes for optimized linear solutions.Learn More
Bellows, elastomer, safety, and distance couplings with zero-backlash for servo applicationsLearn More
Linear Mount Products for Actuators
Mount any motor to any linear actuator, belt module, or ball screw with products designed for easy integrationLearn More
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Find the exact solution you are looking for at GAM!
GAM’s product range of gear reducers, rack and pinion, couplings, and other specialized mechanical drive solutions is one of the largest in the industry. Even with such a wide offering, we realize that you may not find a standard product that meets your exact requirements.
One of our greatest strengths is our ability to modify standard designs, provide completely customized solutions, and integrated product assemblies to meet your specific application requirements. Collaborate with GAM engineers to design the best solution to your application. And, because of our flexible manufacturing, we can cost-effectively produce small batches of customized product in short lead-times.
So if you can’t find what you are looking for, just ask!
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New GSL Strain Wave Robotic Gearbox Available
Mount Prospect, Ill. – April 28, 2020 – GAM announces the release of the new GSL series of strain wave gearboxes. The new gearboxes provide zero-backlash and high torque in a small gearbox for robotic…Read More
New Precision Helical Rack & Pinion Systems Available
Mount Prospect, Ill. – May 21, 2019 – GAM announces the release of new helical rack and pinion systems. High quality rack and precision pinions are paired with GAM gearboxes for optimized system performance. Helical…Read More