Press Release Summary:
Motorized RollerDrive GL Series can transport loads up to 150 lb at speeds of 300 fpm. Using standard 24Vdc power supply, rollers do not require gears or motor brushes. Gearless units are able to move wide variety of payload weights, sizes and types at constant speed. Rollers are available in 1.90 in. dia from 9 to 45 in. Spring-loaded hexagonal threaded shaft provides universal fit that is ideal for retrofits and new operations.
Original Press Release:
RollerDrive Gearless Conveyor Rollers From Move Heavy Loads Fast
WILMINGTON, N.C. (November 29, 2001) - Providing a powerful, safe and efficient alternative to conventional conveyor rollers, Interroll Corporation has developed the patented RollerDrive GL Series of gearless motorized conveyor rollers. Using a standard 24VDC power supply, the rollers do not require gears or motor brushes, resulting in a quiet, yet powerful conveyor system. The gearless RollerDrives are able to move a wide variety of payload weights, sizes and types at a constant speed, making them an excellent choice for thousands of applications. RollerDrives are able to transport loads up to 150lbs. at speeds of 300 feet per minute.
"Interroll's RollerDrive gearless motor rollers are a breakthrough for materials handling engineers," said Product Manager, Greg Mathews. "This series enables the design of low-profile powered roller conveyors without the noisy and dangerous drive elements typically needed. This system is quiet, powerful and low-maintenance."
A spring-loaded hexagonal threaded shaft provides a universal fit that is ideal for retrofits and new operations in thousands of applications. RollerDrive GL's are available in plain tube style, poly-vee hubs or 0-ring grooved for lower speed, lower torque applications. Rollers are available in 1.90" diameter from 9" to 45". The RollerDrive GL Series is ideal for warehousing, distribution centers, mail handling/sortation and food processing.