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Geared motor specialist PARVALUX has introduced an innovative new windscreen wiper motor which has been developed as an ideal solution for large wiper system applications. The compact, yet robust VIPER 3 geared motors are designed and built to operate reliably in variety of environments and withstand the harshest conditions including, dust, liquids, extreme temperatures and wide variances of humidity.

The standard motors have IP Protection from IP42 to IP56 and are ideally suited to a wide range of wiper motor applications including rail, marine, haulage and other similar transportation sectors.

VIPER 3 motors are equipped with multiple mounting options and added support structures to ensure optimum reliability and quick and easy integration into systems while the large brush design reduces wear on the brushes in higher speed modes contributing to a long-life and reliable performance. They are also designed to operate with reduced gear wear compared to other types of wiper motors on the market thanks to the combination of composite materials, a larger diameter gear and a one-piece worm spindle.

System designers are increasingly required to minimise space requirements without compromising performance and these challenges are an important factor in many automotive and transportation applications. Therefore, the space-conscious design of these motors and their external measurements of just 280 x 126 x 145mm and weight of up to 4.5 Kg, meets this demand. Furthermore, a separate mode switch with internally routed wiring eliminates clutter for a clean, minimal design.

VIPER 3 motors are available in 2 options, the 80 and 110 Series (Breakaway torque 80 Nm and 110 Nm) with 2 speeds for both options of 21/36 RPM, or 30/45 RPM and provide clockwise or counterclockwise direction.  ENDS.

Further details are available at:

https://www.parvalux.com/products/dc-motors-and-geared-motors/viper3

Parvalux Electric Motors

Parvalux is the UK’s largest manufacturer of small geared motors. With more than 18 million geared motors installed globally, we are proud of our heritage and continued reputation for high quality.

Founded in 1947, Parvalux is now privately owned by the Clark Group, who have taken the business from strength to strength. Revenues have climbed threefold to more than £18m in just six years.

Over the next two years, a considerable programme of investment into machines and infrastructure will help our customers to gain genuine competitive advantage in their markets.

Based on the south coast, Parvalux benefits from strong distribution partnerships across the globe. More than 50 per cent of product is exported, with production now exceeding 275,000 units produced annually.

As well as a standard catalogue offer of more than 5,000 product variants, Parvalux offers a ‘design for manufacture’ service for larger-volume OEMs. With more than 20 design engineers, Parvalux has made a serious investment in its capability to produce new designs to tight timescales.

Parvalux now enjoys a reputation as a specialist supplier to numerous industry sectors including mobility, leisure, automotive and industrial automation applications.

For larger OEM projects, our dedicated account team, comprising highly experienced engineers led by technical director Dr Martin Mathias, ensures our value-add right from the outset of any project.

For the small and medium-sized UK customers, the Parvalux Service Centre in Birmingham holds extensive stock at a central location. This centre, coupled with the newly established online shop, provides a rapid response to any orders and enquiries.

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