AutomationDirect Adds Small NEMA Motor Stepper Gearboxes

Press Release:
  Dec 11, 2013 — AutomationDirect’s new SureGear PGCN series of stepper gearboxes is an excellent choice for stepper and other motion control applications requiring a NEMA-size input/output interface.

Available in NEMA 17, 23, and 34 sizes and gear ratios of 5, 10, 25, 50, and 100:1, SureGear stepper gearboxes are designed with a nominal speed of 3,500 RPM and maximum input speed of 6,000 RPM. Additional features include a low backlash of 30 arc-min or less, and a 20,000 hour service life.

The SureGear PGCN series is an accurate, high-performance, and cost-effective solution for applications include material handling, pick and place, automation, packaging, and other motion control applications requiring a NEMA input/output. While SureGear planetary gearboxes can be mounted in any orientation, they are not designed for back driving.

These maintenance-free gearboxes require no additional lubrication for the life of the unit and hardware is included for mounting to SureStep stepper motors; optional shaft bushings are available for mounting to other motors.

SureGear PGCN series prices start at $209 and are backed by a 1-year warranty.

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About AutomationDirect:

In business since 1994, AutomationDirect is a distributor offering thousands of industrial automation products for electrical control systems, including PLCs, operator interfaces, AC drives, motors, stepper systems, sensors, motor control, enclosures and more. Their prices are typically well below the list price of more traditional automation companies because of their model and focus on efficiency and the majority of their products are stocked for same-day shipping. Plus, get free two-day delivery on orders over $49; some limitations apply. For more information, contact them at 800-633-0405 or visit

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Tags: stepper gearboxes, motion control, material handling, pick and place, automation, packaging
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 E-mail:tjohns -at- automationdirect -dot- com 
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