Standardization in the field of gears, including terminology, nominal dimensions, tolerances, and tools for manufacturing and control.

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published ISO standards *

related to the TC and its SCs

of which 21 under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 60


ISO standards under development *

related to the TC and its SCs


Participating members


Observing members

* number includes updates

Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 60/SC 1 Nomenclature and wormgearing Sub committee
ISO/TC 60/SC 2 Gear capacity calculation Sub committee
ISO/TC 60/WG 2 Accuracy of gears Working group

Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 60

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 60:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 28/SC 4 Classifications and specifications ISO
ISO/TC 29 Small tools ISO
ISO/TC 43/SC 1 Noise ISO
ISO/TC 108/SC 2 Measurement and evaluation of mechanical vibration and shock as applied to machines, vehicles and structures ISO
ISO/TC 114 Horology ISO
ISO/TC 213 Dimensional and geometrical product specifications and verification ISO


Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 60

ISO/TC 60 can access the documents of the committees below:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 14 Shafts for machinery and accessories ISO
ISO/TC 28/SC 4 Classifications and specifications ISO
ISO/TC 43 Acoustics ISO


Organizations in liaison (Category A and B)

Acronym Title Category
IFToMM International Federation for the Promotion of Mechanisms and Machines Sciences A
WCO World Customs Organization B

ISO/TC 60 - Secretariat

ANSI [United States]

American Gear Manufacturers Association
1001 N. Fairfax Street
5th Floor
Alexandria, VA 22314-1587
United States

Tel: +1 703 684 02 11
Fax: +1 703 684 02 42

Secretariat direct:

Mr Amir Aboutaleb
Tel: +1-703-684-0211
Fax: +1-703-684-0242