Gearheads and Gearboxes

Kurt Machining Utilizes Live Tool Speed Increaser, Realizes 9X Tool Cost Savings in Less Than a Year
Gearheads and Gearboxes

Kurt Machining Utilizes Live Tool Speed Increaser, Realizes 9X Tool Cost Savings in Less Than a Year

Minnesota CNC shop uses Heimatec speed increaser to up RPM and feed rate; significantly reduces cycle time on aluminum engraving application Kurt Machining (Minneapolis, Minnesota) specializes in providing precision CNC machined parts, using state-of-the-art technologies and up to 5-axis machining. Since 1952, this 110,000 sq. ft. shop has provided its customers in a variety of high-quality...

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AutomationDirect Introduces 325 Frame Size IronHorse Cast Iron Worm Gearboxes Available In Ratios of 10:1, 15:1, 20:1, 30:1, 40:1 & 60:1
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AutomationDirect Introduces 325 Frame Size IronHorse Cast Iron Worm Gearboxes Available In Ratios of 10:1, 15:1, 20:1, 30:1, 40:1 & 60:1

3.25” input to output shaft distance gearboxes with outputs in left hand shaft, right hand shaft, dual shaft and hollow shaft. Designed to change drive direction by 90 degrees, drive a load at a reduced fixed ratio of the motor speed and increase output torque by the same ratio. Gearbox C-face interface matches NEMA 56C, 145TC and 182/4TC motor frame sizes.

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New 3-to-1 Speed Reducers from Rolling Motion Industries Utilize Traction Drive Technology
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New 3-to-1 Speed Reducers from Rolling Motion Industries Utilize Traction Drive Technology

The 3-to-1 Speed Reducers consist of MAR-17-1-3.1 and the MAR-23-1-3.1 that uses an engineered traction fluid with coefficient of friction of 0.1 to 0.12. The MAR-17-1-3.1 unit is rated for input speeds up to 3600 rpm with 10 to 20 in/lbs of torque whereas the MAR-23-1-3.1 is rated for speeds up to 3600 rpm with an input of 20 to 30 in/lbs of torque. They are suitable for use in equipment such as...

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New Planetary Gearbox is Suitable for Horizontal and Vertical Robotic Applications
Gearheads and Gearboxes

New Planetary Gearbox is Suitable for Horizontal and Vertical Robotic Applications

GAM’s Planetary Robotic Gearbox is available in seven frame sizes ranging from 180-330 mm in GPL-V (shaft) and GPL-H (hollow) versions. The unit offers torque ranging from 400-3,000 Nm and a backlash of ≤ 0.1 arc minute. These gearboxes deliver an efficiency of 90% with noise level of 65 dB and 20,000 hrs service life. They are offered in flange and hollow output designs and right angle...

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