Automobiles and Light Duty Motor Vehicle Manufacturing

Among automotive manufacturers' most common goals are increasing line speed, reducing downtime, cutting production costs or, ideally, achieving all three of these simultaneously. Sumitomo Drive Technologies’ gear drives are highly efficient and compact, which boosts productivity for any industry. In addition, we offer our Motion Control Drives such as the Fine Cyclo® and IB Precision Gearheads that are commonly used in industrial robots and palletizing equipment.

Case Studies

Smart Gearbox

The gearbox is a critical component within individual operations. The conveyors that run 24 hours a day rely on the gear

"Ultra-Reliable" Cyclo drives Dynamic Conveyors

Dynamic Conveyors maintains sustainability using Sumitomo Cyclo Drives

"The Big Three" drives on Sumitomo solutions

Visi-Trol specifies Sumitomo for their automotive industry customers.

ColdJet cleans with Cyclo

ColdJet, a leader in dry ice technology, is setting industry standards with new products and cleaning methods.


Cyclo® Overhead Drive

The Sumitomo Cyclo Overhead Drive is unsurpassed by any other inline drive available in the market today.

Fine Cyclo®

Perfect for applications that demand accurate positioning, such as industrial robotics and automated production equipment.

AC Inverter HF430α

The HF430α AC Drives incorporate a three-drives-in-one design philosophy replaces the HF430.

Hansen P4 Single Stage Gear Units

Hansen Industrial Gearboxes - P4 Single Stage Gear Units

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