New GCL Robotic Cycloidal Gearboxes Available

GAM GPL-H GearboxMount Prospect, Ill. – November 14, 2018 – GAM announces the release of the new GCL cycloidal gearboxes. The new gearboxes provide high precision and rigidity for horizontal and vertical robotic and motion control applications.

The GCL is designed to withstand the frequent start-stop impact loads of industrial robots and other motion control applications with impact resistance five times nominal torque. The GCL series is available in a wide range of sizes with ratios from 36:1 to 192:1.

“GAM has always been known for our breadth of products,” said Craig Van den Avont, President GAM, “and we are pleased to expand our offering of zero-backlash gearboxes with the introduction of the GCL cycloidal gearbox.”

Output options for the GCL series include component boxes with a solid flanged output (GCLC F) or a hollow shaft flanged output (GCLC-H). In addition, the solid flanged output gearbox is available with a cover and motor mount (GCL-F). The GCL series can be used in a variety of applications, from robotics and automation to medical equipment, where zero-backlash and high tilting and torsional rigidity are required

More information about the GCL Robotic Gearboxes can be found here:


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GAM, a U.S. company, is a leading manufacturer and complete source for Gear Reducers, Servo Couplings, Linear Mounting Kits, and other innovative products used in automation technology. With one of the largest product offerings in the motion control industry as well as the engineering expertise and capabilities to develop customized solutions, GAM can help with your application. U.S. manufacturing, being flexible to meet the needs of customer requests and great service are what set GAM apart from the rest. For more information visit: GAM is also on Twitter @GAM_Gear and Facebook GAMGear.


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