MAXXDRIVE XT Industrial Gear Units
NORD Gear Corporation recently unveiled its MAXXDRIVE XT series of industrial gear units, expanding its line of IGU production. The new units achieve very high thermal ratings as result of a new and optimized housing design. Together with the increased surface design and optimized fan design, MAXXDRIVE XT gear units are ideal for continuous industrial conveying and bulk material handling applications.
“The gear units are ideal for continuous bulk material handling, mining and conveying aggregates (coal, copper, lithium, quarried materials),” said Hani Almoghrabi, Large Industrial Drives Product Manager, NORD. “NORD’s new MAXXDRIVE XT series is achieving some of the highest thermal ratings in the industry.”
NORD is introducing seven MAXXDRIVE XT sizes with a power range of 67 to 2,000 horsepowera with speed ratios of 6.3 to 22.4. Output torque ranges from 132,000 to 660,000 lb-in. The power and speed range were specifically designed for industries in which high speed ranges are required in combination with high powers.