Slew drives and slew bearings are designed to handle the heavy radial and axial loads sometimes required by industrial applications.  

Slewing FAQ's

Yes, a hand wheel or hand drill can be used to rotate the drive via the hex on the worm.

W-Series: 3 rpm max output speed; S-Series: 1 rpm max output speed

Yes, additional corrosion protection options are available. Please contact for more information.

Typical slew drive efficiency is about 30%.

Yes, when mounting the slew drive horizontally, it is always recommended to mount the drive with the housing on top and seals on bottom, when possible. When mounting vertically, it is recommended to mount in the worm over orientation

Yes, however a WEA or WEB version is recommended when mounting in this orientation for additional corrosion protection. Please contact for more information.

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