Ehnanced Protection Worm Gearmotors & Units

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The VF/W-EP Series is designed to meet the requirements of the food & beverage and pharma & chemical industries and, more generally, to ensure risk-free operation in harsh environments. This version of the gearmotor is manufactured with improved sealing, enhanced corrosion protection and paint suitable for accidental food contact as the standard option. All these features work together to meet the highest hygienic requirements and to greatly increase gearmotor cleanability and operating lifetime in harsh and humid environments.


Torque range
486 … 3,894 in-lb

Torque Range

Torque range
55 ... 440 Nm

Gear ratios
7 ... 300

Degree of protection
IP 56 as standard

Transmissible Mechanical Power
0,12 ... 4 kW


  • Key benefits
    No dust ingress and protected against water jets
    Minimized environmental contamination
    Mounting flexibility
    Food zone compliant (FDA & NSF)
    Suitable for humid environment
    Easy to wash
  • Main options
    • H1 food-grade lubricant
    • Wash-down duty double lip oil seals with stainless frame
    • Fluoroelastomer rings on output shaft with inner stainless steel loading spring
    • FDA and NSF registered paintings for food contact zones
    • Up to C5M surface protection
  • Certifications
    Certificate of compliance
    Inspection certificate
    Food zone compliant (FDA & NSF)
  • Output
    • Keyed hollow shaft
    • One-or double-sided solid plug-in output shaft
    • Torque limiter
  • Motors
    • Input with solid shaft
    • Input with e-motor coupling:
    • BN, BE, BX [IEC asynchronous]
    • M, ME, MX [compact asynchronous]
  • Motor options
    • Thermistors and thermostat sensors
    • Independent forced cooling
    • Incremental, sin/cos absolute single/multi-turn encoders
    • Anti-condensation heaters
    • Backstop


Product Catalogue –Enhanced Protection Geared Units- VF-W

Product Catalogue –Enhanced Protection Geared Units- VF-W-IE2-IE3

Product Range I&A

Selection Of Gearboxes-Enhanced Protection Geared Units-C-A-F-S-VF-W

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