Gears

Food Processing & Preparation, Mechanical Power Transmission

Stainless Steel Gearbox exceeds hygienic standards.

September 12, 2014

With electro-polished 316L stainless steel surfaces and IP69K washdown performance, HLAE Hygienic Gearbox features both FDA and NSF approvals. Unit uses food-safe lubricants throughout and includes smooth PTFE shaft seal that will not trap particulate. Offering full-load efficiency above 97% with minimal backlash and high torsional stiffness, gearbox is suited for food and pharmaceutical applications, including filling equipment, slicers, hygienic belt drives, and agitating machines. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Compact Gearbox reduces size requirements while maintaining power.

September 5, 2014

At .55 in. long, Slim Line Planetary Gearbox reduces overall length of typical stepper motor gearbox combination. Gearbox shaft, which has 5 mm OD and can be mounted to any NEMA 17 motor, is also available in combination consisting of Xtreme Torque Series Motors with Slim Line Gearbox in 3 different stack lengths. Available in 5:1 ratio, product has 141 oz-in. continuous torque rating and suits applications that require space efficiency and have flexibility regarding backlash and accuracy.
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Mechanical Power Transmission

Stainless Steel Gearbox withstands high pressure washing cycles.

August 20, 2014

Featuring smooth and rounded design that eliminates free-standing liquids to prevent bacteria growth, stainless steel worm reducer meets IP69K industry standards to withstand repetitive high pressure washing cycles without water ingress. Double-enveloping worm gearing promotes torque capacity and life, while non-fretting motor connection facilitates removal of motors – key issues in food processing market. There are 5 sizes available to cover ¼–7.5 hp motor range.
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Mechanical Power Transmission

Helical Gearboxes provide smooth operation.

July 22, 2014

Available in 5 sizes with gear ratios from i=3 to i=100, Series 8GP70 with shaft output and Series 8GF70 with drive flange are IP65-rated with optimized synchronization characteristics and low noise level at high speeds. Units handle high axial and radial forces and offer option for reducing backlash to less than 1 arcminute. With gearboxes, woodworking machines can produce smooth surfaces with minimal chatter, while printing machines can render consistent printed image. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Parallel and Bevel Helical Gearboxes come in intermediate size.

April 29, 2014

Supplied in 125 size, HDP 125 and HDO 125 are available in 2, 3, and 4 stages, with range of reduction ratios from 1:9 to 1:500. Heavy-duty parallel and bevel helical gearboxes feature output torque above 49 kNm, making them suitable for applications such as feed screws, lifting systems, pumps, conveyors, mixers, and mixer-stirrers. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Hirth-Tooth Couplings provide form-locking precision.

March 11, 2014

Providing self-centering, radial face tooth connection, Hirth Serrations enable users to connect shafts, discs, wheels, and cranks with accuracy. Lightweight units enable wear-free transmission of high torques at small dimensions. Dynamic forces are retained even after repeated assembly. Available in sizes from 50–900 mm in diameter, rings have less rotating mass compared to flange connections. Custom-made models are available with max serration diameter of 1,500 mm. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Roller Pinion System yields up to 36 million meters of travel.

February 19, 2014

With more than 99% efficiency and operational life up to 60 million pinion revolutions, Roller Pinion System offers linear positioning with zero backlash for high-precision motion control applications. Pinion is comprised of bearing supported rollers that engage tooth profile. Each tooth profile is measured to ensure positional accuracy and eliminate cumulative error. Available in standard 1 m and ½ m cut lengths as well as custom lengths, racks leave no limit to travel distances. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Hollow Shaft Angular Gearbox permits cable feed-through.

December 17, 2013

Designed for 60–142 mm flange sizes, Model 8GA75 features hollow shaft design making it possible to feed cables, fluid lines, and material strands through drive axis. Unit is available with output shaft flanges on both ends, opening up additional design possibilities, such as drives with symmetrical load distribution for conveyor applications. With low backlash and high torsional rigidity, planetary gearbox provides high positioning precision in dynamic servo applications. Read More