Bison Introduces the Compact, Reliable and Economical 055 Series AC Parallel Shaft Gearmotor

St. Charles, ILBison Gear & Engineering Corp., a leader in the power transmission industry, now offers the 055 Series AC Parallel Shaft Gearmotor, the perfect option for applications that require a compact parallel shaft solution at an affordable price point. These applications include industrial machinery, food and beverage equipment, packaging applications, conveyors and the agriculture industry.

The compact 055 Series is only 7.8” in length by 3.36” in width. High-strength polymer and powdered metal gearing provides reliable performance at an affordable price.

Rated at 1/25 horsepower, the speed range is 14-164 RPM, and the torque range is 12-67 inlbs. The 055 Series is continuous duty rated.

Designed with flexibility in mind, the 055 series gearmotor can be mounted in any direction and features easy switch leads to reverse output shaft rotation. Six standard gear ratios are available from Bison.

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About Bison Gear & Engineering Corp.

Bison Gear and Engineering began in 1960 by designing problem-solving gearboxes and gear motors for their customers. Today, the company has grown into an industry leader for fractional and low integral horsepower electric motor, gearmotor and gear reducer products by implementing innovative lean manufacturing processes, world class engineering and customer support teams driven by their Robusticity® design philosophy; allowing Bison to consistently expand its product line with new motion control and power transmission solutions. For more information on Bison or their products, please visit, or contact Bison directly at 1-800-AT-BISON (1-800-282-4766).