DC Drives

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DC Drives



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Having originated the industry's first stock single phase DC drive in the early 1960s, Boston Gear has installed hundreds of thousands of DC drives for virtually every application imaginable. In fact, Boston Gear DC drives are the cornerstone of the Boston Gear electrical product line. With single regenerative and non-regenerative styles available, there is a drive available to suit every need. For guidance on which model would provide optimum efficiency and economy, just call your Customer Service Representative or your local distributor. All our CSRs are factory trained to offer the most reliable advice possible on the purchase of your next electronic motion control component.


Features and Benefits

  • Six different product families answer any application requirement.
    • Ratiopax - our most basic DC drive
    • DCX - our newest DC drive
    • Beta II - the industry workhorse
    • Beta Plus - offers plenty of options for enhanced flexibility
    • VE Plus: expands our Beta offering to 5 HP
    • VED: our digital model
  • 1/12 through 5 HP, plus 90 and 180 volt units meet a range of configuration needs.
  • Manufactured in the USA.
  • Backed by the industry's most responsive delivery programs, our DC drives arrive on-time every time.
  • A complete selection of complementary products satisfies virtually all drive-train system needs.
    • DC Motors
    • Tachometer generators
    • Remote stations
    • Clutches and brakes
    • Worm gear and helical enclosed gear drives.

Sample Applications

  • Conveyors
  • Shrink wrap machines
  • Packaging machinery
  • Wire drawing equipment


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