Added innovation. Added experience. Added service.

Gears from Nabtesco: Your all-inclusive automation package.

To shape the future, one needs innovative technologies, progressive concepts, unconventional solutions – and strong partners with visionary ideas and hands-on mentality. As the largest and most experienced manufacturer of precision cycloidal gears, we are familiar with the requirements of our customers and know exactly what is important to them. Our innovative gear solutions create real added value and safeguard your sustainability and competitiveness!

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What can we do for you?
Learn more about our precision gears and our services.

For you, we make everything possible.

Whatever you need, wherever you are: We are at your side, to take care of everything having to do with gears and drives – from initial consultation to selection and design, as well as production and maintenance. All-inclusive, in other words. 

What sets us apart? Our extensive portfolio of quality products, our unique gear expertise, our wealth of experience from more than 35 years on the market, and our outstanding service level. Our world of innovative gears leaves nothing to be desired.

Competence & experience for your success:

The world’s largest manufacturer of precision cycloidal gears

More than 35 years of experience in robotics and automation

Solution specialist with a focus on customer orientation

The most extensive and diverse range of precision gear products

Modern tools and services

At home in all applications and industries

Full-service support: everything from a single source

A strong corporation with more than 8,000 employees worldwide 


Everything from a single source: high-end products, solutions, expertise, robotic know-how, experience and the highest service level.

Challenge us!

Our ideas for your success: We are a gear expert, application specialist, large-scale manufacturer, innovation pioneer, and technology leader.

Service at its best

Always at your side:
worldwide availability, high production capacity, fast delivery, large dealer network, project support.

An experienced and competent technology partner

We invented the two-stage cycloidal gear with external eccentrics and continue to develop this technology. Our cycloidal gears are regarded as a key technology for efficient automation solutions and a guarantee for reliable production processes.

Your expert for cycloidal gears:

  • Inventor of the two-stage cycloidal gear with external eccentrics
  • Innovative, extremely high-performance technology
  • Number 1 supplier for robotics (60% market share in industrial robotics sector)
  • Supplier for all major robot manufacturers in the industry
  • Ready-to-use solutions for general machine and plant engineering
  • Continuous advancement, research and transformation 
  • Stability in the volatile market environment

One technology. All applications.

Our cycloidal gears guarantee high dynamics and precision, as well as low wear throughout the entire service life (max. hysteresis loss of 0.5 to 1 arcmin), which makes them a real game changer for the automation of your processes. They enable faster machining processes, better product quality, higher productivity and lower costs – whether in robotics or mechanical engineering.

Expertise, experience, engineering:

  • More than 12 million cycloidal gears in use worldwide
  • Large product range with numerous versions, especially in the case of large precision gears
  • Production capacity of over 1 million gear units per year, with a goal of 2 million per year by 2030
  • Precision gears in large, medium, small series and one-off production
  • High-performance gear solutions
  • User-friendly plug & play technology
  • Custom designed, large-scale production
Our bestsellers

The modular gears of the Neco®  series are extremely powerful and user-friendly.

Our biggest gear

The RV-2800N is the largest precision gear in the world (rated torque= 28,000 Nm).

Our classic gears

Our precision gears have been used in robotics for well over 35 years.

Our mobile gears

The fully integrated, decentralized drive unit with a Mecanum wheel makes robots mobile.

Designed for ease of use and cost-effectiveness

We make it easy for you. Digital tools support the search for products, as well as the configuration, assembly and handling of our gears, to save time and hassle. The modular system offers you maximum flexibility, and the high level of modularity and standardisation is a guarantee for economical series production and high availability.

Quality that pays off:

Design-to-cost method ensures economical drive solutions

Modular concept with numerous combination options

Mass customisation

Product design compatible with large-scale production

Scaling effects in production

Support with design and project monitoring

Documentation for every gear unit delivered

High availability during the service period

We solidly support the growth of our customers

For more than 35 years, we have been defining technological standards, and we continue to set new standards with regard to customer orientation. The decision to purchase precision gears from Nabtesco is a decision for maximum quality, safety, availability, durability and first-rate customer service. No matter how complex your gear technology requirements – we will find a solution. Challenge us!

Passion for people and technology:

A competent partner with over
35 years of experience
gear technology
Pioneering automation solutions
In line with the market, close to the customer

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