New gearbox range released

Almost every industry uses power or motion to drive an enormous variety of projects or equipment.

To address this need, leading global manufacturer Regal Beloit Corporation headquartered in the USA and represented in Australia by its subsidiary Regal Beloit Australia has launched a comprehensive new range of gearboxes and associated support components under its established Marathon® brand name.

The new Marathon gearbox portfolio includes gearbox cases manufactured in aluminium, cast iron and stainless steel, the latter for industrial or site specific needs where hygiene is critical.

Typical Marathon types are Worm and Square Worm gearboxes, Aluminium or Cast Iron Helical Bevel gearboxes, Shaft Mounted gearboxes, Aluminium and Cast Iron Single Stage Inline Coaxial gearboxes and Stainless Steel Worm and Single Stage gearboxes.

Adding to the Regal Beloit Australia offering are Varspe Hydrostatic variators together with Helical and Bevel Helical Industrial gearboxes plus Planetary Reduction Gears, SMR Couplings and Cycloid disks.

Regal Beloit Australia supports its Marathon range through its five Australian State offices and headquarters at Rowville in Victoria together with two offices in the major New Zealand centres of Auckland and Rotorua.

There are also Regal Beloit offices in Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand servicing regional markets.

Throughout the Australian and South East Asia region Regal Australia also undertakes gear motor and gear reducer repair and overhaul services for multiple brands with a full strip assessment and report on works required.

Upon repair or rebuild, the service includes acquiring new gearing and shafts if needed together with new bearings and seals and run testing before return.

Commenting on the new Marathon gearbox range release Regal Australia’s power transmission product manager Dean Hansen said the range of new Marathon product solutions for mining, food and beverage, water, agriculture and automation applications is comprehensive.

“Regal Australia has produced extensive documentation including a reference check list of replacement Marathon products to suit a diversity of other gearbox brands.

“In fact we are offering to industry a comprehensive collection of brochures, catalogues and service manuals to support our new Marathon gearbox range and to champion the rest of the Regal Beloit Australia product line up, which are all available via our website”.