Worm Gear Reducers withstand washdown applications.
March 21, 2005 - Washguard® All-Stainless Steel Worm Reducers are offered in sizes 818 and 821 with respective center distances of 1.75 and 2.06 in. Able to withstand extreme environments, products feature 300-Series die-cast stainless steel housing, input flange, and output cover; O-ring seal on face of input motor flange; and sealed for life design. Construction also includes 300-Series stainless steel output shaft and viton double-lip shaft seals.
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LEESON Electric Corp.
2100 Washington St., P.O. Box 241
Grafton, WI, 53024-0241
Expanded Line of Washguard® All-Stainless Steel IRONMANâ„˘ by Ohio Gear Worm Reducers
LEESON has introduced two new sizes to the premium Washguard® All-Stainless Steel Worm Reducers â€“ Sizes 818 and 821 (1.75" and 2.06" center distances). Able to withstand the most extreme environments, these new sizes will allow greater selection flexibility when converting new and existing equipment to washdown duty or stainless steel. LEESON now offers one of the broadest All-Stainless Worm Reducer lines in the market, with six sizes available to over 9 HP.
LEESON's Washguard® All-Stainless Steel Reducers have the following standard features:
â€˘ 300-Series die-cast stainless steel housing, input flange and output cover to withstand extreme environments.
â€˘ O-ring seal on face of input motor flange provides a positive seal against moisture intrusion in this critical area.
â€˘ Enviroseal eliminates the need for a vent, creating a "sealed for life" design.
â€˘ Food Grade synthetic lubricant, USDA Class H2.
â€˘ 300-Series stainless steel output shaft allows for long rust-free life.
â€˘ Viton double-lip shaft seals for superior resistance to chemicals common in washdown applications.
â€˘ O-ring seals on input and output covers eliminate gaskets, sealants and leaks.
â€˘ Stainless steel hardware, including square head pipe plugs to eliminate entrapment in plug locations.
â€˘ Stainless steel data plate riveted to housing and adhesive backed to eliminate particle entrapment.
â€˘ Optional electro polished and hand polished exterior finishes are available.
All-Stainless Steel Gear+Motorâ„˘ combinations are also available. These are available in three-phase ratings through 5HP.
LEESON offers a full line of worm reducers from sub fractional ratings to over 100HP. Non-Washguard®, epoxy painted Washguard and aluminum worm reducers are also available.
LEESON Electric, headquartered in Grafton, Wisconsin, offers AC and DC motors, sub-fractional horsepower motors and gearmotors, mechanical gear reducers and AC and DC electronic drives. LEESON products are sold to original equipment manufacturers and distributors by a network of independent manufacturers' representatives, sales offices and international agent distributors. LEESON is a subsidiary of Regal-Beloit Corporation (AMEX: RBC).