Oct 20, 2008

Philadelphia Mixing Solutions Announces New Mixer Drive

Mixer drive provides solutions for mixing specification challenges

Philadelphia Mixing Solutions announces the availability of its UniFirst 4040 mixer drive.

Designed to provide trouble-free operation while lowering maintenance costs, the mixer drive offers the industry's highest output shaft diameter-to-torque ratio, providing customizable solutions for mixing specification challenges.

Every feature of the mixer drive provides reliable, versatile operation to meet process specifications. A compact footprint provides easy installation and rugged, durable construction withstands static loads and dynamic loading. Routine maintenance is simplified with fewer parts, superior accessibility and standard components. Additional features include:

  • Rugged design withstands corrosive and caustic environments, high temperatures, harsh weather and fluctuating loads.
  • Unique drywell design and special end-covers minimize leak paths and vibration from high motor output speeds, eliminating oil leaks.
  • Gears and bearings are designed specifically to handle overhung and fluctuation loads.
  • Available in double and triple reductions from 4:1 to 130:1 overall gear ratios.
  • Drive sleeve design allows for maximum output shaft and material configurations.
  • Tapered roller bearings are pre-lubricated, sealed for life with minimum L-10 rating of 100,000 hours.