These examples show scenarios for common engine types, with suggested motor/gearbox combinations based on typical requirements.

Don't forget to check the width between the frames, as this may affect your final choice.

Once you think you've arrived at the correct gearbox, double check the dimensions using our GEARBOX PLANNING page and confirm that the performance meets you requirements with our handy SPEED CALCULATOR














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