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700 V DC shunt motor for extruder in Germany

Customer: German plastics manufacturer (Germany)

Menzel was commissioned by a german plastics manufacturer for the supply of a DC shunt motor for an extruder. The requested direct current motor had very extensive specifications. The motor had to be dimensionally and electrically interchangeable with an existing motor which did not work reliably. After successful commissioning, Menzel was allowed to manufacture a second identical motor for the extruder.  

Technical characteristics:

  • Type: MENZEL DC motor MEBGVA 400 M
  • Rated Power: 885 kW
  • Voltage: 700 V
  • Rated Speed: 1,030 / 1,300 min-1
  • Mounting: IM B3
  • Protection: IP 55
  • Cooling: IC 37 and prepared for the additional construction of an air-water heat exchanger, then in IC 86W 
  • Weight: 3790 kg
  • Pieces: 2

Our project engineers can support you in the correct dimensioning of your extruder motor! MENZEL specializes in the production of individually bespoke drive solutions and can flexibly work with clients to implement variations and special designs in its Berlin motor plant at any time.