Schafer Industries began in 1934 manufacturing high-quality gears as Schafer Gear Works. In 2012 we acquired two Dana Corporation plants and created Schafer Driveline. Today Schafer Industries is a leading producer of high-precision, custom-engineered gears and machined parts as well as axles, transaxles, transmissions, brake assemblies and other components for recreational and off-road applications. This makes us one of the few providers of integrated solutions in the industry. Some of the most popular vehicles are powered by our innovations across a diverse set of industries including:
aerospace agriculture automotive
construction defense gas and oil
light and heavy industries material handling medical instruments
mining power train recreational vehicles
Headquartered at one of America\’s great natural crossroads in South Bend, Ind., Schafer also has plants in Roscoe, Ill., Fredericktown, Ohio, and Blacklick, Ohio. We are ISO 9001:2015 certified and our cell-based manufacturing processes assure strict compliance to quality and delivery requirements for performance you can depend on. And our in-house engineering support teams are there for you with expert and responsive customer service.