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Bonfiglioli’s 300M series planetary gearmotor doesn’t quit

Global manufacturer of power transmission solutions, Bonfiglioli, highlights that its ability to supply customised planetary geared solutions, with faster lead times than its competitors, makes it the supplier of choice for the local mining industry. And according to Martin Broglia, MD of Bonfiglioli Australia and New Zealand, the 300M Series planetary gearmotor is among the company’s best sellers, favoured for its reliable performance and longevity.

Martin Broglia, MD of Bonfiglioli Australia and New Zealand

“The 300M Series meets the stringent demands of the local mining sector. Designed to be robust with its spheroidal cast iron housing, and requiring minimal maintenance, this gearmotor unit has been proven to deliver a long service life without unwanted downtime – even in demanding applications,” explains Broglia. “It stands apart as a cost-effective and reliable solution for a wide range of applications, from crushing, stacking and reclaiming, to dewatering and thickening.” 

Offering a wide torque range, from 1,250 to 1,286,700 Nm, the 300M Series – manufactured using top-quality materials and according to the highest global standards – delivers extreme speed reduction, transmissible power up to 1050 kW, high output torque up to 1.286.700 Nm, and exceptional shock resistance. The 300M Series’ planetary gears are mounted onto self-centering carriers to ensure even load distribution.

In addition, this gearmotor is versatile, with a modular design, multiple mounting configuration options, several outputs as well as various input configurations for all 20 available motor sizes. It easily meets varying projects specifications, often without the need for extensive modifications.  

When required, however, the 300M Series is easily customised. It can be completed with a wide range of electric motors from Bonfiglioli’s extensive portfolio. Asynchronous motors (BN-BE-BX/M-ME-MX) can easily be coupled with 300M Series gearboxes, providing customers with a complete solution.   

The 300M Series is available in a combined version (HD, A or W/VF Series) as well as an ATEX version for use in explosive environments. Taconite seals and either independent or patented integrated cooling solutions are also available for the 300M Series.  

A wide range of gearbox customisation options and accessories is available, to meet a diverse range of application requirements.

Bonfiglioli’s heavy-duty gearmotors are easily customised to suit customers’ application needs.

Local assembly and rapid customer support

Bonfiglioli has developed specialised solutions for the mining industry for over 60 years, collaborating closely with OEM brands to design integrated solutions that meet the demands of the sector.  

Through its worldwide network of branches, distributors and service companies, Bonfiglioli extends technical support and comprehensive after-sales service to customers, ensuring they achieve optimal productivity, uptime and profitability. Offering local assembly and support services, Bonfiglioli delivers prompt spare parts and maintenance services to local customers.

Chat to the Bonfiglioli team to find out how the reliable 300M Series can enhance the productivity, efficiency and performance of your site.

Contact information

Bonfiglioli Transmissions (Australia) Pty Lt

Tel.: +612 8811 8000