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	Ernie Reiter, P.Eng.
President Web Gear Services Ltd.

Ernie is a Professional Engineer (Ontario) who received his BASc in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Waterloo in 1985.  He has worked for over 30 years in the plastic automotive products industry with over 20 years of that time focused on plastic gear design and production.

Ernie established Web Gear Services Ltd. as a full time gear consultant in 2002.  He is a published author in the gearing industry with particular focus on double flank inspection and face gear design. 

Ernie is currently the only AGMA consulting member specializing in Plastic and Powder Metal gearing for use in mass produced gear box applications.  He has been actively involved in writing standards for the North American Gearing industry through his involvement with several AGMA committees including:
•	Vice Chairman of AGMA Plastics Gearing Committee
•	Vice Chairman of AGMA Powder Metal Gearing Committee
•	Member of AGMA Fine Pitch Gearing Committee
•	Member of AGMA Gear Accuracy Committee
•	Observer Member of AGMA Worm Gearing Committee

In 2013, Ernie received the AGMA Technical Division Executive Committee Award for outstanding contributions to the art of Gear Design and Utilization.	
	
















	


Mentored by:  Irving Laskin, P.E. (Deceased)

Irving was a winner of the AGMA Lifetime Achievement Award in 2008 for his commitment to the Plastic and Powder Metal Gearing Industry in North America.  He was a giant in the industry where his passion drove him to focus on sharing knowledge not only with myself but countless other individuals.  His impact on my gearing education is never ending.  I am honored to be able to follow in his footsteps.  ER 2014
	

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