Product News: Mechanical Power Transmission
Parallel Shaft Gearmotor delivers 3-500 rpm output speeds.
Press Release Summary:
February 13, 2013 - Driven by permanent magnet DC motor with 12/24 Vdc or 90/130 Vdc rated windings and power up to 3/8 hp/280 W, Model 42A5-FX is suitable for fixed and variable speed applications such as conveyor systems, packaging equipment, metering devices, and solar-powered equipment. Featuring synthetic lubricant and hardened helical steel gears, gearhead provides up to 350 lb-in. continuous torque. Accessory shaft option is available for brakes and encoders.
Original Press Release
Bodine 42A-FX Gearmotor Now Provides 40% More Torque
Press release date: February 11, 2013
Bodine Electric Company completely redesigned their type E and F gearmotors. The 42A5-FX is a permanent magnet DC (PMDC) parallel shaft gearmotor that provides up to 40% more torque than previous E/F models, and 25% more product life. The new 42A5-FX achieves these gains in power, performance and flexibility without any change in the gearhead dimensions or mounting configurations.
These new gearmotors are ideal for fixed and variable speed applications such as conveyor systems, packaging equipment, metering devices and solar powered equipment. Most stock models are available for instant shipping through our national and international authorized distributors, or from www.bodine-electric.com.
• 90/130VDC or 12/24VDC windings. Up to 3/8 HP (280 Watts)
• Rated output speeds: 500 to 3 RPM (5:1 to 300:1)
• Accessory shaft option available for brakes and encoders
• Gearhead features synthetic lubricant and hardened helical steel gears
To get the complete press release and product photo for this exciting new gearmotor, click here. Or go to: www.bodine-electric.com/PressRoom .