Lubricants suitable for your gear unit

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Is the right gear unit oil hard to find? Not at all. Now there's SEW GearOil – the perfect lubricant, specifically developed for our standard, servo and industrial gear units. For less gear unit wear and a longer service life.

Knowing what fits best

Are you keen to find out how you can use SEW GearOil to extend the service life of your gear unit? Which lubricant from our range of premium oils fits best to your SEW‑EURODRIVE gear unit? And how you can use it to protect your investment?

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Listen to our up-to-date podcast on the topic of SEW GearOil, which covers the development of the SEW‑EURODRIVE premium gear unit oil, its excellent properties and its benefits for you.

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Your benefits

  • Greater reliability

    by using approved lubricants that have undergone thorough testing
  • Fewer failures

    through protection from leaks and the wearing down of wear parts
  • Up to 50% longer service life

    than conventional mineral oils
  • High resistance to aging

    reduces wear on both gear units and wear parts
  • Extended shelf life

    of up to six years longer than that of conventional lubricants

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Increased torque for SPIROPLAN®

More torque for SPIROPLAN®, too

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Our development department is never idle – not even for our tried and tested products and solutions. For example, as a result of new calculations and the latest design criteria, we are able to increase the torque of our SPIROPLAN ® gear units W..10, W..20 and W..30.

Overview of increases in torque for W..10

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Gear ratio
M amax NEW
6.57 19 +58
8.20 23 +92
10.25 28 +115
14.33 24 +9
16.50 27 +35
19.50 30 +20
27.50 27 +13
35.50 28 +12
39.00 26 +4
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Always the correct oil for your drive

Lubricants suitable for your gear unit

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SEW GearOil increases the performance of SEW‑EURODRIVE gear units – be they standard, servo or industrial. It reduces the friction between gears by creating an excellent lubrication film.

XCO surface protection

Surface and corrosion protection

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In our XCO drive package, we offer surface protection specifically intended for the food and beverage industry to protect your drives and products even in extreme ambient conditions.

Premium Sine Seal with improved properties

Improved oil seal

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The sinusoidal sealing lip of the new Premium Sine Seal exhibits substantially increased durability, and the new oil seal can be placed in the same location on the shaft during servicing.


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