St. Charles, IL – Bison Gear & Engineering Corp. introduces a new series of fractional horsepower DC gearmotors featuring right angle worm gearing. Designed to also function as Von Weise Drop-In Replacements, the Bison Gear VWDIR23 gearmotors are available in 6 standard 90 volt DC input models. With gear ratios from 37:1 to 525:1, corresponding fixed output speeds range from 90 to 3 RPM, and output torques from 34 to 250 in-lbs (3.8 to 28.3 N-m). These Bison drop-in replacements for VW23 and VW33 gearmotors feature 1/10 or 1/20 hp (75 or 150 watt) permanent magnet DC motors with replaceable brushes, grease lubrication for long life and all-position mounting, with left, right or dual output shafts with a 100 lb. (45.4 kg.) overhung load rating.
Manufactured in Bison Gear’s St. Charles, Illinois facilities to the highest quality standards to ensure dependable, long-life operation, Bison’s new VWDIR23 right angle DC gearmotors are available with U.L. and CSA recognition and are supported by Bison’s Innopreneurial(TM) application and design engineering capabilities to customize standard models to meet specific OEM needs.
The VWDIR23 PMDC gearmotors are part of the rapidly expanding Bison Gear line of Von Weise Drop-In Replacement gearmotors, which now encompasses over 80 standard models of AC and DC right angle and parallel shaft gearmotors.
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