Motor Mount Kit and Gearbox adapt to Festo actuators.
July 8, 2010 -
As bolt-on motor mounting kit and planetary gear head, LSK and EPL-H address challenges end-users experience developing and assembling brackets that connect motors and gearboxes to FestoŽ actuators. LSK customized mounting solution, offered in multiple sizes, is designed to connect any motor to linear actuator and includes coupling as well as mounting hardware. Offered in 3 frame sizes, EPL-H hollow output planetary gearbox mounts directly to actuator and motor.
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901 E. Business Center Drive
Mount Prospect, IL, 60056
GAM Introduces Industryšs First Motor Mount Kit and Gearbox that Adapts to FestoŽ Actuators
Mount Prospect, IL, USA-GAM Gear, LLC, a leading provider of servo gearbox and coupling solutions for the automation industry, announced the release of the LSK and the EPL-H - the industry's first-ever motor mounting kit and planetary gear head that can specifically be adapted to FestoŽ* actuators.
"Many of our customers have had challenges developing and assembling brackets that connect motors and gearboxes to FestoŽ actuators," explained Craig Van den Avont, president of GAM Gear, LLC. "We're pleased to introduce a motor mount kit and planetary gearbox that comes ready to bolt directly to a FestoŽ actuator."
The GAM LSK is a customized mounting solution that is designed to connect any motor to a linear actuator. The LSK is offered in multiple sizes and includes the coupling and mounting hardware.
The EPL-H is a unique hollow output planetary gearbox that mounts directly to the actuator and to any motor. The EPL-H is offered in three frame sizes.
"We hope this universal solution will help make mounting to FestoŽ actuators easier," said Van den Avont. "We're committed to meeting our customers' needs as we strive to manufacture custom and universal solutions that make application design a more seamless process."
About GAM Gear, LLC
GAM Gear, LLC is a leading provider of precision mechanical power transmission components used in the automation of machinery. GAM has a broad product range of precision gearboxes, precision couplings, safety couplings, and motor mount kits. GAM's mission is to give our customers what they want and be able to do it at a value to the customer. For more information about GAM visit: http://www.gamweb.com/ or call 888.GAM.7117.
*Festo is a registered trademark of Festo AG & Co. AG
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