St. Charles, IL – The new fractional horsepower parallel shaft VWDIR08 and VWDIR88 gearmotors from Bison Gear & Engineering Corp. represent a safe, long life, value solution with their dependable, unidirectional shaded pole motors.
Designed as Von Weise Drop-In Replacements, the Bison VWDIR08 and VWDIR88 gearmotors are available in 14 standard models. With gear ratios from 27:1 to 750:1, fixed output speeds range from 2 to 60 RPM, with output torques from 42 to 113 in-lbs. These Bison drop-in replacements for VW08 and VW88 gearmotors feature UL and CSA recognized 1/10 and 1/20 hp shaded pole motors with clockwise rotation and 115 Volt, 60 Hertz input as standard. The gearmotors are grease lubricated for long life and all-position face or foot mounting with a 150 lb. overhung load rating. In addition, the shaded pole electric motors can be speed controlled with a simple, inexpensive triac drive.
Manufactured in Bison Gear’s St. Charles, Illinois facilities to the highest quality standards to ensure dependable, long-life operation, Bison’s new VWDIR08 and VWDIR88 gearmotors are supported by Bison’s Innopreneurial(TM) application and design engineering capabilities to customize standard models to meet specific OEM needs.
The VWDIR08 and VWDIR88 AC gearmotors are part of the expanding Bison Gear line of Von Weise Drop-In Replacement gearmotors, which encompasses over 75 standard models.
Filed Under: Motion control • motor controls, Motors (gearmotors)