By Design Engineering staffMotion Control Machine Building Gearmotor Pittman
Pittman Motors Expands PLG line with 35 standard motor-gearbox combinations.
Pittman Motors has expanded its gearbox offerings with the introduction of PLG24, PLG42K, PLG42S, PLG52, and PLG63 planetary gearboxes. The new products add 35 standard motor-gearbox family combinations to the Pittman offerings. The gearboxes come in diameters from 24 to 63mm and output torques to 100 Nm (74 lb ft). Reduction ratios range from 4:1 to 710:1 with more than ten standard ratios available in each size. Construction features vary, but typical versions include gears and ball bearings made of steel or engineered polymer. OEMs can specify custom output-shaft features, lubrication, and reinforced output-shaft assemblies for differentiated solutions tailored to specific application requirements.