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Updated Baldor-Reliance catalogue now available to download

Looking For Lenze Worm Gearboxes?

EU ECO Regulations

NEW: FR-E800 Mitsubishi Compact Drive Series

Clean Machines

Updated digital catalogue

Now available with:

  • Severe Duty 575v
  • RPM AC (generation 3)
  • Large AC Updates
  • ABB Ability updates


Lenze aluminium gearboxes are now discontinued.

Don’t panic – if you need a replacement –
we can offer the Motovario SW series.

The SW Series gearbox is a compact, round casing gearbox manufactured in Italy using the same components as the Motovario NMRV series, and was previously known as Spaggiari.

We keep a huge stock range of standard and optional bores, plus the foot and flange mounting kits needed to help you replace any obsolete Lenze gearboxes.


Regulation Objectives

  • Lower consumption of electricity
  • Less CO2 in the atmosphere
  • Minus 100 million tonnes of greenhouse gases by 2030

NEW: FR-E800

The Compact Drive Series

  • ƒCompact design – world’s smallest class inverter
  • ƒDual overload rating for top performance
  • ƒReduce downtime by using AI functionality
  • ƒFunctional safety
  • ƒMultiple control methods

The FR-E800 Series variable frequency drive is built upon Mitsubishi Electric’s proven variable speed control technology. Designed to save energy and minimize cost, the FR-E800 brings together advancements in quality, performance, and predictive maintenance capabilities in one multi-purpose inverter.


Clean-Geartech are a manufacturer of exceptional hygienic IP69K rated geared motors designed specifically for the needs of the food & beverage, chemical and pharmaceutical industries.

  • Ideal for food production, processing and packaging, meat and poultry, fish and seafood, bakery equipment, beverage production etc.
  • Pharmaceutical production and packaging applications
  • Marine and other corrosive applications

Ideal for 

  • Food production
  • Meat & poultry processing
  • Seafood & fish
  • Bakery equipment  
  • Dairy / Beverage production
  • Food packaging & processing
  • Marine applications

NEW: Severe Duty

XT and XEX series

  • Heavy-duty cast-iron construction
  • Available with ABB Ability™ for condition monitoring
  • Leading supplier of NEMA motors
  • Enhanced ingress protection and corrosion-resistant finish

A complete line of Severe Duty products XT and XEX, there’s uncompromised quality in both.

When it comes to performance, the XT is our versatile option to what the industry expects as “Severe Duty” – while the XEX is our premium severe duty motor that performs like none other in the industry.


The OPTISTICK Smart is used for fast and accurate repeat drive programming. It can also be used to communicate with the Optidrive via the OPTITOOLS Mobile smartphone app and OPTITOOLS Studio.

Need to replace an alternative manufacturer’s worm gearbox?
Check our comparison chart!