R500 Series

 

R500 Series | Right Angle Bevel Gearbox

Superior Gearbox Company’s R500 right angle bevel gearbox feature rugged designs to meet every operating challenge, and they’re site proven in a variety of industries most demanding applications.  The R500 series comes standard with high capacity forged gears and tapered roller bearings to withstand high thrust loads and provide unmatched power transmission.  Choose from a standard right angle bevel gearbox configuration or request a custom gearbox design to suit your application requirements.  Our experienced team is prepared to work with you to fully understand your requirements and design a gear drive that meets your exact application.

 

 

  • Features

      Features:

    • Two-piece aluminum housing for high strength, corrosion resistance and thermal capacity
    • Precision machined for exact gear mesh and bearing preload
    • Precision forged gears are offered in four ratios: 1:1, 1:35:1, 1.5:1, and 2:1
    • Spiral bevel gearing available in 1:1
    • Tapered roller bearings provide increased load capacity and bearing life
    • 1.375" shaft made of high strength steel is standard
    • Serviced with 80W90 gear lubricant, run and leak tested before shipment
    • The 500 Series weighs 25/30 lbs. including 28 oz of lubricant
  • Applications

      Applications:

    • Grain Carts
    • Combines
    • Mowers
    • Agriculture Sprayers
    • Grain Augers
    • Potato Harvesters
    • Irrigation Pumps & Conveyors
  • Technical Drawing
    R500 Drawing
  • Rotation Options
    Right Angle Gear Drive Rotation Options
  • Ratings Chart

    R500 Series - 1.375" Shafts

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    RatioInput RPM
    Power & Torque1005401000
    Miter

    1:1

    21, 21

    Forged Straight Bevel

    Input HP18.1871.70103.57
    Output Torque*1145883686527
    Input kW13.5653.4777.23
    Output Torque**1295945737

    1:1

    21, 21

    Cut Spiral Bevel

    Input HP5.3822.8634.63
    Output Torque*339126682183
    Input kW4.0117.0525.82
    Output Torque**383301247
    Reducer

    1.35:1

    20, 27

    Forged Straight Bevel

    Input HP13.5154.8880.73
    Output Torque*1149586476869
    Input kW10.0740.9260.20
    Output Torque**1299977776

    1.5:1

    20, 30

    Forged Straight Bevel

    Input HP7.4732.0748.90
    Output Torque*706256144623
    Input kW5.5723.9136.47
    Output Torque**798634522

    2:1

    17, 34

    Forged Straight Bevel

    Input HP5.2523.7137.47
    Output Torque*661855354723
    Input kW3.9117.6827.94
    Output Torque**748625534
    Increaser

    1:1.35

    27, 20

    Forged Straight Bevel

    Input HP17.7767.0294.25
    Output Torque*829657944400
    Input kW13.2549.9870.28
    Output Torque**937655497

    1:1.5

    30, 20

    Forged Straight Bevel

    Input HP10.8942.7261.53
    Output Torque*457633242585
    Input kW8.1231.8645.88
    Output Torque**517376292
    All ratings specified with the #1 shaft as the input.                      *Torque measured in inch-lbs    **Torque measured in N-m

    LIMITATIONS ON HORSEPOWER AND TORQUE RATINGS: The horsepower and torque ratings given here are generalizations.  Different conditions for various applications may result in higher or lower horsepower capacities.  Under certain conditions the maximum indicated RPM may be exceeded.  For these reasons the ratings cannot be guaranteed for any application.  Prototype testing should be conducted for each application before production.

  • Service Factors
    Character of Power Source Shock Load

    Electric Motor

    Uniform

    Multi-Cylinder Engine

    Light Shock

    Single-Cylinder Engine

    Medium Shock

    Duration of Service (Hours per Day)
    Character of Shock Driven Machines.531024.531024.531024
    Uniform0.600.801.00**1.250.801.001.251.501.001.251.501.75
    Moderate0.801.001.251.501.001.251.501.751.251.501.752.00
    Heavy1.251.501.752.001.501.752.002.251.501.752.252.50
    *Divide the horsepower rating by the service factor to obtain the design horsepower. **AGMA Class 1 Service

    LIMITATIONS ON HORSEPOWER AND TORQUE RATINGS: The horsepower and torque ratings given here are generalizations.  Different conditions for various applications may result in higher or lower horsepower capacities.  Under certain conditions the maximum indicated RPM may be exceeded.  For these reasons the ratings cannot be guaranteed for any application.  Prototype testing should be conducted for each application before production.

  • CAD Catalog
  • Download Brochure
    R500 Series Brochure Image

     


  • Right Angle Gear Drive Request for Quotation

    • *Rotation options G-L are only available for our R400 - R600 Series.

Ways to Request a Quote

Complete this online quote form by providing your contact information, detailed specs, and uploading your photos.

Download our easy quote worksheet here and email to sales@superiorgearbox.com.

Email your photos and specs directly to: sales@superiorgearbox.com.

Call us at 1-800-346-5745 to discuss your manufacturing needs. You will always talk to a real person!

 


 

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Service Manuals can be downloaded here.