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Harmonic Drive LLC Adds Distributor for Quick Connect® Servo Gearheads
Harmonic Drive LLC Posted 09/22/2017
Peabody, MA –Harmonic Drive LLC, a leader in high precision motion control welcomes Hartfiel Automation as a new authorized distributor for its Quick Connect servo gearhead products in the US. Headquartered in Eden Prairie, MN, Hartfiel serves North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas. Offices in GA, VA, and NC serve the east coast. Harmonic Drive LLC’s Harmonic Planetary® and Harmonic Drive® Quick Connect® gearheads are comprised of the following series; HPN, HPG, HPGP, CSF-GH, CSG-GH, HPF and HPG-U1.
Jim Leonard, Director of Channel Management for Harmonic Drive comments “We selected Hartfiel Automation to distribute our planetary gear line based on their complementing product mix, as well as their technical expertise and experience with high technology automation and control products.” Jim continues, “With such an in-depth knowledge of the products and industry, they bring the tools necessary to successfully contribute to our growing planetary gear business in their respective markets.”
Scott Albrecht, Vice President of Advanced Control Technologies notes, “Harmonic Drive is a globally recognized leader in the field of precision gearing and servo-grade power transmission. The addition of Harmonic Drive products to the automation solutions we provide offers our customers a significant competitive advantage.”
Hartfiel joins a prestigious list of distributors for Harmonic Drive LLC’s Quick Connect® servo gearheads, including: Neff Automation, i-Automation, Faber Industrial Technologies, Intek Systems, Fluidtrols, In Position Technologies, and Clayton Controls. Harmonic Drive LLC will continue to work with Electromate Industrial sales as its exclusive distributor for its entire line of products in Canada. Harmonic Drive LLC direct sales throughout the United States will remain unchanged.
Dedicated website to support Planetary Gear Sales
The company continues to expand its Harmonic Planetary® product line as that market remains to be a focal point for growth. HarmonicDriveGearhead.com is dedicated to Harmonic Planetary® and Harmonic Drive® Quick Connect® gearheads (HPN, HPG, HPGP, CSF-GH, CSG-GH, HPF and HPG-U1). Developed with the design engineer in mind, the website features a robust product selector tool, PDF and DXF CAD drawings, as well as downloadable 3-D solid models. The Product Selector Tool enables the design engineer to quickly filter through Harmonic Drive product specifications to find the right gearhead to connect to their servomotor. The website offers users a quick and easy way to choose the best Harmonic Drive LLC product for their application.
About Harmonic Drive LLC
Harmonic Drive, LLC engineers and manufactures precision servo actuators, gearheads and gear component sets. We work closely with both Fortune 500 and companies of all sizes to understand their application requirements and provide a standard or custom-engineered solution to enable the success of their design project. The majority of the products sold by Harmonic Drive, LLC are proudly made at our manufacturing facility in Peabody, Massachusetts. Harmonic Drive Group Companies in, Japan (Harmonic Drive Systems, Inc.) and Germany (Harmonic Drive AG) provide additional products.
With over 60 years of experience, our expert engineering and production teams develop enabling technologies and products to meet the needs of an evolving motion control market. We are very proud of our outstanding company history. Our high-precision, zero-backlash Harmonic Drive® gears and Harmonic Planetary® gears have, and continue to play critical roles in robotics, spaceflight applications, semiconductor manufacturing equipment, factory automation equipment, medical diagnostics and surgical robotics.