Bison Gear's VWDIR line offers 75 gearmotor models designed as Von Weise drop-in replacements
In response to growing OEM customer demands, Bison Gear and Engineering Corp. introduces its VWDIR line of fractional horsepower gearmotors, which are designed as Von Weise drop-in replacements. The VWDIR line encompasses over 75 standard models of AC and DC parallel shaft and right-angle gearmotors, designed for a variety of commercial and industrial applications. Bison's VWDIR gearmotors range from 1/30 to 1/2 horsepower, with output torques from 12 to 800 inch-pounds. DC models include 12V and 90V permanent magnet motors, as well as a 115V universal motor. AC models are available with 115V and 230V inputs in permanent split capacitor, split phase, shaded pole and universal motor designs. The Von Weise drop-in replacements are UL and CSA recognized.