PI 016-16 Lohr am Main, 2016-02-24

High Starting Efficiency Drive Motors

A development in rotary group design delivers increase in starting efficiency with exceptional durability.

A patented breakthrough tribological development in rotary group design, delivers increase in starting efficiency with exceptional durability

With an enhanced rotary group design the MCR radial piston motor range from Rexroth provides a 12 percent increase in starting efficiency. This design development significantly reduces low speed torque ripple resulting in greatly improved slow speed performance and fine positioning of the vehicle.

The improved controllability of the vehicle leads to increased productivity as the operator requires less time whilst maneuvering. This product enhancement is the result of extensive research and developments in the areas of surface technology and geometrical optimization.

The MCR radial piston motor series offers a range of displacements, within each of the frame sizes, suitable for drive requirements for Fork Lift Trucks in the 1.0 to 7.0 tonnes range. The result of the higher starting torque within each frame size provides opportunities for downsizing, whilst at the same time reducing OEM system costs.

Manufacturers in the material handling sector are increasingly focused on high performance, energy efficient radial piston motors as a direct drive solution and these latest developments to the Rexroth MCR motor range meet the requirements.

Rexroth supplies the motors either as individual components or as part of complete traction drive solutions with matched hydraulic pumps, control equipment and software.

Economical, precise, safe, and energy efficient: drive and control technology from Bosch Rexroth moves machines and systems of any size. The company bundles global application experience in the market segments of Mobile Applications, Machinery Applications and Engineering, and Factory Automation to develop innovative components as well as tailored system solutions and services. Bosch Rexroth offers its customers hydraulics, electric drives and controls, gear technology, and linear motion and assembly technology all from one source. With locations in over 80 countries, more than 33,700 associates generated sales revenue of approximately 5.6 billion euros in 2014.

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The Bosch Group is a leading global supplier of technology and services. It employs roughly 375,000 associates worldwide (as of December 31, 2015). According to preliminary figures, the company generated sales of more than 70 billion euros in 2015. Its operations are divided into four business sectors: Mobility Solutions, Industrial Technology, Consumer Goods, and Energy and Building Technology. The Bosch Group comprises Robert Bosch GmbH and its roughly 440 subsidiaries and regional companies in some 60 countries. If its sales and service partners are included, then Bosch is represented in roughly 150 countries. This worldwide development, manufacturing, and sales network is the foundation for further growth. In 2015, Bosch applied for some 5,400 patents worldwide. The Bosch Group’s strategic objective is to deliver innovations for a connected life. Bosch improves quality of life worldwide with products and services that are innovative and spark enthusiasm. In short, Bosch creates technology that is “Invented for life.”

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