Bakeries & Tortilla Manufacturing

Paramax® 9000 Series

Paramax parallel and right angle drives are built on almost seven decades of Sumitomo excellence in power transmission engineering. Some of the largest, and most durable power transmission systems operating in the world were designed and manufactured by Sumitomo.

With 26 standard housing sizes, application of a Paramax 9000 unit is optimized for precise horsepower, torque, speed and duty cycle, ensuring long life and cost-effective, efficient operation.


Looking for product nomenclature? Download a pdf  of the reducer or drive unit nomenclature 


Get current catalogs for this product.


Get current manuals for this product.

  • 26 frame sizes for more precise unit selection and optimized applications
  • High Torque ratings, up to 4.9 million inch-pounds
  • Higher ratings with a 25° pressure angle and wider gear tooth face
  • Universal Housings accommodate horizontal, vertical and upright installations
  • Modular design concept allows direct motor mount for right angle designs
  • New fan and shroud design delivers up to 87% increased thermal capacity, cooler operation and greater efficiency
  • Optimized gear tooth profile for gearing accuracy, low wear, quiet and efficient operation
  • Rugged cast iron FEM-designed housing minimizes deflection under load
  • Global standardization, availability and support from Sumitomo worldwide

Locate Your Nearest Representative

Our comprehensive sales and service network extends throughout North and South America. Enter your zip code to find the Sumitomo facility, sales representative, and distributor in your region.


Sumitomo's product Configurator is live! Select the ideal Sumitomo product for your application, download 2-D and 3-D CAD drawings and models, and print out a technical spec sheet of your configuration!
Click here to get started! Sumitomo's Product Configurator


Do you have questions or comments regarding our website, products or services? Click below to submit feedback!

Submit your comments here>