Powerglide

1.80 Ratio Extreme Planetary Assembly Kit
Part No. 28180G-NS

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Sonnax offers complete GM Powerglide planetary assemblies in a variety of gear set options and configurations to ensure you get the performance you want without overpaying or sacrificing quality. Each comes fully assembled and ready to install.

Track-proven to 3,000 HP, Sonnax Extreme planetaries are the finest quality Powerglide planetary assemblies in the world. From carrier and output shaft to gears and thrust washers, every component is refined for maximum durability in the most demanding applications. The ring gears are even pre-drilled for the Sonnax stabilizer system to prevent vibration and broken reverse friction plates. Extreme gear sets feature Sonnax premium sun and pinion gears that also undergo the same advanced processing used in Formula 1™, NASCAR® and other high-end professional racing circuits.

This kit is compatible with all Sonnax extreme duty input shafts, although it's primarily for use when building a big input shaft system.

  • Includes all the same parts found in complete Sonnax 1.69 assembly kits, minus the output shaft, rear sun gear and washer that must be purchased separately when building a big shaft system
  • Top-quality sun and pinion gears undergo additional advanced processing for unmatched durability
  • 24-Tooth billet drum flange designed to work exclusively with Sonnax clutch drums
  • Bolt-together carrier for ease of service

See chart and specs below to determine if this planetary assembly suits your application, or dial in options here to choose your build.

Contender

Track-Proven to 1,500 HP

Premium

Track-Proven to 2,000 HP

Extreme

Track-Proven to 3,000 HP

Sonnax Warranty 1 Year (Gears Only) 2 Years (Gears Only) 2 Years (Gears & Shaft)
Gear Material 9310 Suns
8620 Pinions
9310 Suns
9310 Pinions
9310 Suns
9310 Pinions
Gear Process Premium Premium Advanced (Learn More)
Shaft Material Long Shaft = 4340
Short Shaft = HY-Tuf
Long Shaft = 4340
Short Shaft = HY-Tuf
300M
Shaft Splines Cut Spline Cut Spline Rolled Spline
Thrust Washers OE Steel-Backed PTFE Steel-Backed PTFE
Ring Gear Standard Standard Maximum Duty

Applies to planetary assembly kits only

  • Carrier Assembly
  • Front Sun Gear & Drum Flange 24-Tooth
  • Ring Gear
  • Bolts (6)
  • Rear Sun Gear Thrust Washer PTFE Coated
  • Gear Process Level: Extreme
  • Flange Tooth Count: 24
  • Ratio: 1.80
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