DRIVE UNITS

VC 2000

VC 100A

Drive Units

Take advantage of Wadsworth’s 40 plus years of experience in automating vents. Our drive units set the standard for powerful performance, smooth operation and reliability.

I’m a big fan of Wadsworth’s torque protection. It can save your greenhouse.

Tom Hatley

Owner, Tom's Farm Market

VC 2000 Vent Drive Unit

• Gear motor: 1/5 HP – 115V; 60Hz; 2.5amps – TEFC
• Ball bearing motor with copper windings – Class B insulation
• Gear reducer: total reduction 1350:1; 1.2 and 3 RPM final output
• Output torque 1500 inch lb / 169 Nm
• Lifts up to 325’ of 4’ polycarbonate roof ridge vent or 400’ of 4’ polycarbonate side vent

 

VC100A Vent Drive Unit

  • Gear motor: 1/20 HP – 115V; 60Hz; 0.68 amps – TENV
  • Ball bearing motor with copper windings – Class B insulation
  • Gear reducer: total gear reduction 1900:1; 0.85 and 2.5 RPM final output
  • Output torque 500 inch lb / 56 Nm
  • Lifts up to 75’ of 4’ polycarbonate roof ridge vent or 125’ of 4’ polycarbonate side vent

Benefits

  • Thermal overload protection – automatic reset – continuous duty
  • Quick reversing
  • Worm gear with tapered roller bearings on dual output shafts immersed in synthetic oil
  • Dual output shaft
  • Sealed for life; limited or no maintenance required
  • Superior heat dissipation through fin & casting design