Sales & Services
Technical Sales and Service with a combined 100 years of Experience
Plant Inspections with Condition Reports
Annual Equipment Condition Tracking Partnership
Technical Support during Onsite Rebuilds
Troubleshooting of Units with Operational Issues
Turn-Key Onsite Rebuilds
24/7 Customer Support and Service
Onsite Laser Alignment
LUFTEX Gears is a manufacturing and services company. We manufacture components and provide services for industrial gearboxes.
LUFTEX Gears is absolutely committed to providing exceptional customer service and meeting customer expectations.
We are confident that we are the best manufacturing and services group in the gearing arena.
Albert Stokley Jr.
VP of Sales & Service
Albert has over 40 years experience in the gearing industry. His experience includes machinist, shop supervisor, field service technician, and technical sales rep.
Key Experience: Operations Manager at a startup gear repair facility in Cullman, Alabama and Operations Manager for gear repair facility in Lufkin, Texas.
VP of Engineering & Operations
Scott has 30 years experience in gear design. His experience includes design of OEM gear boxes. He has also been an OEM test stand supervisor, and has been technical support for field service.
Key Experience: Engineering Manager and Chief Engineer for gear repair design group for 15 years (2000 - Present)
In-house at LUFTEX Gears plant
On Location at Customer's Site
Gearbox Rating Analysis Including:
Gear Tooth Ratings
Failure Mode Identification
Gearbox Upgrade Recommendation
Increase Power Density
Lube System Designs
Combined Years of Experience
Facility in Lufkin, TX
Customer Support & Service
Tooth Form Grinding:
Two Hoflers - Up To 2.6M (102") OD
Hobbing for Helical Gearing:
Two CNC Machines - Up To 1.6M (63") OD 4M (157") OD Capabilities
Horizontal Turning Machines:
CNC Turning Up To 35" OD x 130" Long
Manual Turning Up To 43" OD x 300" Long
Dynamically Balance Up To 10,000 lbs. per part
Vertical Turning Lathe Machines:
Two CNC Machines Turning Up To 65" OD Manual Turning Up To 129" OD
Vertical Turning Center - 127" X-Axis x 55" Y-Axis
Horizontal Boring - 118.1" X-Axis x 90.5" Y-Axis | Load Capacity 44,000 lbs
30 Ton and 10 Ton in Main Bay, 20 Ton in Grinding Room
Surface Grinder, Bore Grinder, Keyway Slotter, Radial Drill, Milling Machine
Multiple Machines with Overlapping Capacity to Minimize Impact on Delivery for Unpredictable Customer Breakdowns
For any inquiries, questions or commendations, please call: 936.632.3679 or fill out the following form
David Watson - Aftermarket Sales Manager
Midwest & Atlantic Regions
Scott Arnett - Aftermarket Sales Manager
West & South Regions
2612 Hwy 69 North
Lufkin, TX 75904
P.O. Box 151838
Lufkin, TX 75915
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Sumitomo Machinery Corporation of America
Sumitomo acquired LUFTEX Gears in December 2019 to enhance their gear manufacturing, repair, and service capabilities throughout their regions in the Western Hemisphere.