Kiln & Dryer systems

Listed below are the parts and systems that your dryer or kiln consists of. Click on each system to learn more!

Drive Systems

Gears, Pinnions, Drive System Components

Article on Gear Tips


Industrial Kiln & Dryer Group will design new, reverse engineer, or engineer upgrades to your gearing requirements.

Whether you supply us drawings or give us your operational requirements, we have the engineering horsepower to meet or exceed the original OEM specification.
Our team has engineered hundreds of drive systems over the decades and have experienced a multitude of conditions and environments that give us the “know how” of not only what to do, but what not to do.

We have both domestic and international supplier partners.

Gear Capabilities

Up to 32’ diameter
AGMA from 6-14 depending on requirement
Spur or Helical
All different types of mounting arrangements

  • Spur Gear Set

  • Helical Gear Set

What We Need to Know:
  • What type of gear?
    • Spur/Helical
  • Face Width (A) – measurement sheet
  • Drum to Face of Gear (B) – measurement sheet
  • Tooth Depth (D) – measurement sheet
  • Gear Thickness (E) – measurement sheet
  • Quantity of Teeth
  • Major OD (Outer diameter)
  • DP
  • Horsepower of Drive Motor

Gear Measurement Sheet


We can design & supply; test, align, install & replace your pinnions. Call us for help or information!

Drive System Components

We provide design and supply services for reducers, motors, clutches and more.

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