Wittenstein Ltd (formerly Alpha Gearheads Ltd)


Our equipment is employed wherever systems and parts have to be driven and controlled with the highest precision. We set the standard worldwide in machine manufacture, planetary gearheads and drive equipment sectors.

They are used, for example, in robotic systems, machine tools, the packaging industry, materials handling and process engineering, Formula One racing, paper and printing presses, medical technology and the aerospace sector.

Our high-precision planetary gearheads and complete electromechanical drive systems have been developed, produced and marketed by around 1,400 employees worldwide. 


Low Backlash Planetary Gearheads

We have a selection of low backlash planetary gearheads with a variety of configurations and specifications. Our range of low backlash planetary gearheads includes the alpheno® low backlash planetary gearhead providing a high performance in less space. 

If you would like to see the full details on our low backlash planetary gearheads, we have the full specifications online.

Servo-Right-Angle Gearheads

We manufacture and supply precision servo-right-angle gearheads covering a range of different specifications and uses.

Please visit our website to view the full specifications of our selection of servo-right-angle gearheads and the specific uses that they are designed for.

Mechanical Systems

We have a wide range of mechanical systems specific to a variety of applications.

Our range of mechanical systems includes the alpha IQ, alpha rack and pinion system, and couplings. Our mechanical systems are highly dynamic and accurate as well as have the ability of flexible positioning. We have a linear economy system ideal for standard applications for all industries.

Servo Actuators

We manufacture and supply high quality, high torque servo actuators that are compact and highly dynamic.

Our servo actuators have a range of specifications and options detailed on our website so please take a look and we can provide the solution you need.

Servo Controlled Software

Our servo controlled software considers all the factors that are important, influential, and any parameters the customer specifies. It assures a reliable and very efficient design and optimal drive system.

Cymex® is the solution for your servo controlled software problems. Our servo controlled software lets you size and evaluate complete drive trains very easily and to a very high degree of calculation.

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