Bodine Electric Company

Bodine Electric Company is a leading manufacturer of fractional horsepower gearmotors (less than 1HP / 746 Watts), motors and motor speed controls in North America. Bodine Electric offers over 1,000 standard products, and thousands of custom designed gearmotors, motors and speed controls (AC Fixed Speed, AC Variable Speed, Brushless DC, and Permanent Magnet DC).
Bodine products are available via an extensive distributor network or sold directly to OEMs. Known for their reliability, long life and competitive prices, Bodine gearmotors are found in many demanding industrial and commercial applications. Bodine is headquartered in Northfield, Illinois with manufacturing and assembly operations in Peosta, Iowa.

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Gearmotors on the move: Driving AGVs

When someone uses the term “driverless vehicle,” what probably comes to mind is some iteration of the driverless cars that auto manufacturers and technology companies have been testing for the past few years. But driverless vehicles have been around since the 1950s, when wire-guided vehicles, now known as “AGVs,” were first used for industrial applications. [Read More]


Low-voltage brushless DC gearmotor with built-in speed control from Bodine

Bodine Electric Company is expanding its offering of INTEGRAmotor gearmotor and control systems by adding 24 new 34B/SR-WX models. Now available as standard products, this series has a...

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5 design considerations for gearmotor applications

Edited by Mary C. Gannon, Senior Editor To select the best gearmotor for an application, it is important to go into more detail than just selecting the best...

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Additional Resources

Data Sheets & Catalogs

The Bodine Electric Handbook