Bodine Electric Co. Permanent Magnet DC Gearmotors
Bodine Electric Company, headquarted in Northfield, Illinois, is a leading gearmotor and drive manufacturer, and its 42A line of permanent magnet gearmotors is ideal for a variety of manufacturing uses.
Bodine Electric Company gearmotors are designed to drive applications such as medical equipment, conveyor systems, packaging equipment, printing, metering devices and commercial appliances.
Totally enclosed non-ventilated (IP-40)
Class “B” or “F” insulation
NEMA 42CZ models are class “F” rated
External brush access for easy inspection and replacement
Constant force brush springs for long life and quietness
Pre-seated graphite or copper-graphite brushes for optimum performance and quiet operation
Skewed armature for smooth low-speed operation
Oversized magnets resist demagnetization, stabilized to common strength for consistent performance
High starting torque and self-braking
Noise-tested ball bearings permanently lubricated
Locked bearing minimizes endplay
42A models are 1/4 to 1/2 HP; operate at 24V or 130V; with speed up to 2500 rpm
SCR-rated models with voltage ratings at 90 and 180 VDC are compatible with unfiltered SCR controls and can replace Bison Gear, Grainger and other manufacturer models
Options include: mounting adapter for encoders and brakes; die cast base kit; die cast metric terminal box kit with terminal block; die cast terminal box kit; IP-44 kit; and large die cast terminal box kit.