AC Gearmotors feature closed or open fan-cooled design.

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Powered by 1/20 hp AC motors, parallel shaft Sharq 207 Series offers direct drop-in replacement for many OEM applications. Four standard models offer torque ratings from 42-113 lb-in. with 2-29 rpm output speeds at full load current of 1.3 A. Rated at 115 V/60 Hz, units employ shaded pole electric motors, with clockwise rotation as standard. Sharq 207 Series is also available with 1/10 hp open motors with 9 models ranging from 59-113 lb-in. at speeds from 2-56 rpm.

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Sharq(TM) Introduces A New Gearmotor Predator

American-made, parallel shaft AC gearmotors offer true backward compatibility

WEST CHICAGO, IL - February 28, 2007 - Designed as direct drop-in replacements for many high volume OEM applications, the new Sharq 207 series parallel shaft gearmotors are the first in a family of eleven new gearmotor designs being introduced in 2007. American made and powered by 1/20 horsepower, UL and CSA recognized AC motors, the four standard models in the Sharq 207 series offer torque ratings from 42 to 113 in-lbs, with 2 to 29 RPM output speeds at full load current of 1.3 Amps. Rated at 115 Volt, 60 Hertz the Sharq 207 series employs shaded pole electric motors, with clockwise rotation as standard.

The Totally Enclosed Fan-Cooled (TEFC) design offers high output in a compact 4.94 inch diameter, 7.47 inch length package. With a 0.625 inch diameter output shaft and 150 pound overhung load rating, the gearmotors feature an integral foot plate mount, as well as a three-point face mount, for easy mounting in any position

The Sharq 207 series gearmotors are also available with 1/10 horsepower Open design fan cooled motors for use in relatively clean atmospheres, with nine standard models ranging from 59 to 113 in-lbs of output torque at speeds from 2 to 56 RPM. Power off brakes come mounted to five of the 1/10 horsepower gearmotors.

For additional information on the Sharq 207 series gearmotors, call 1-888-SHARQ07 (1-888-742-7707) or visit

About Sharq: Sharq is a new line of American-made fractional horsepower AC and DC gearmotor solutions for mid to high volume OEM applications. Sharq gearmotors are designed to offer the best value solution in a wide variety of commercial and light industrial applications, with true backward compatibility. Manufactured by and available with short lead times from a well-established U.S.A. company with an excellent track record of building long-term OEM gearmotor relationships.

CONTACT: Brenda Clemetson
Sharq Motion
1-888-SHARQ07 (742-7707)

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