Right-angle Bevel Gearboxes

NIDEC-SHIMPO acquired MS-Graessner GmbH & Co. KG, based out of Dettenhausen, Germany, in 2018. This strategic acquisition gives us over 60 years of design and manufacturing experience in the area of high precision helical bevel, spiral bevel and hypoid gears. It strengthens our position in the European market by giving our global customer base unparalleled access a to broad range of gear technologies with local product distribution and expertise.

By way of the Gleason manufacturing process, our Dettenhausen facility and highly skilled 120-person workforce excels in producing solutions for custom and highly specialized applications. Whether it’s for a specific single piece project or for mass production, we develop the best possible engineering solution—providing more power density, less noise, higher efficiency and more precision at every turn.

Our bevel gear product families—TwinGear and PowerGear—were developed as a result of in-depth knowledge of different industry sectors and applications. We offer a wide range of frame sizes, ratios and mounting configurations to meet virtually any requirement. The success of our customers is the top priority for NIDEC-SHIMPO. Our product quality, reliability and availability give our customers a competitive advantage as they continue to improve their machine performance to compete globally.

Bevel Series Summary Level Table

Product Series TwinGear PowerGear
Frame Size 10, 20, 30, 35, 40, 50, 60, 70 27, 33, 45, 54, 65, 75, 90, 110, 140, 170, 210, 240, 280, 360, 450
Reduction Ratios 15, 20, 25, 30, 40, 50, 60, 75 1, 1.5, 2, 3, 4, 5
Output Mounting Styles Keyed Solid Shaft
Keyed Dual Shaft
Keyed Hollow Shaft
Hollow Shrink Disc

Keyed Solid Shaft – Single, Dual, Triple, Quad
Keyed Hollow Shaft
Hollow Shrink Disc

Nominal Output Torque (Nm) 150 – 7500 Standard: 1.3 – 150
High Torque: 24 – 5200
High Speed: 1:1 – 360
Max. Acceleration Torque (Nm) 225 – 11250 Standard: 38 – 210
High Torque: 36 – 7800
High Speed: 1:1 – 540
Max. Input speed (rpm) 8000 Standard: 7500
High Torque: 4000
High Speed: 8500
Backlash (Arc-min) 4 – 6 5 – 18