Now Assembling Food and Washdown Duty Gearbox options in Itasca, IL Build Center

NIDEC-SHIMPO CORPORATION – July 31, 2013

As the global marketplace becomes increasingly competitive, NIDEC-SHIMPO continues to raise the bar in terms of product quality, variety, flexibility, and availability – providing a real value to our customers. Our new Wash-down and Food Grade compatible reducers serve as another good example where SHIMPO is delivering improved value to our customers.

Our most common inline and right-angle planetary and cycloidal frame sizes and ratios can now be quickly assembled with a variety of Washdown or Food Grade Duty options from our North America Kit Build Facility. Features can be selected a la carte, depending on the customer’s specifications and factory environment preferences. Small quantity orders can be assembled, tested, and shipped within 2–4 days. For all other series, frame size and ratio combinations; please contact SHIMPO for price and availability from our main manufacturing facility.