Speed Reducers have modular construction for flexibility.
September 22, 2005 -
Flexbloc(TM) right angle worm gear speed reducers stop oil leaks and lower operational noise due Unicase® one-piece, aluminum alloy housing. Various bolt-on components can be configured to meet specific application requirements, and choice of C-face motor adaptor or solid input shaft enables additional customization. Products are available in single, helical, or double worm configurations with ratios from 5:1-3000:1 and torque capacity up to 3859 lb-in.
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Nord Gear Corp.
800 Nord Dr., P.O. Box 367
Waunakee, WI, 53597
NORD Gear Offers Flexbloc(TM) Worm Gear Speed Reducers
Waunakee, WI - NORD Gear Corporation offers Flexbloc right angle worm gear speed reducers featuring the Unicase® housing design and modular construction to suit specific requirements.
The NORD Flexbloc speed reducer stops oil leaks and lowers operational noise due to its Unicase one-piece housing. This unique design eliminates bolt-on covers and split casting, to encompass all gearing within a single piece. Additionally, the aluminum alloy housing is corrosion resistant, never requires painting, and offers improved heat dissipation for cooler operations and extended gear life.
Flexbloc offers customers adaptable solutions through modular construction. An array of bolt-on components can be easily configured to meet specific application requirements. Options for foot mounting or face mounting allow for installation in virtually any position. Choice of C-face motor adaptor or solid input shaft provides additional customization.
NORD Flexbloc speed reducers also include these advantages:
o Compact coupling featuring short compact length, simple mounting and removal
o Lubed for life, a food-grade synthetic lubricant that never requires replacement
o Oversized bearings to provide longer bearing life and assure higher overhung load capacity
o Paint free corrosion resistant alloy construction
o Torque capacity up to 3859 lb-in. handles up to 5 HP motors.
o Available in single, helical or double worm configurations with ratios from 5:1 to 3000:1
For more information about NORD FLEXBLOC Speed Reducers, please contact:
NORD Gear Corporation
(888) 314-6673 or (608) 849-7300