Product News: Mechanical Power Transmission
Electric Motors have internal AEGIS bearing protection ring.
Press Release Summary:
March 14, 2014 -
Baldor•Reliance® Super-E motors with internal AEGIS® Bearing Protection Ring come in 28 ratings from 1–40 hp (open drip proof motors for 200 and 575 V) as well as 5–15 hp (totally enclosed, fan-cooled designs for 200 V). Meeting demand for inverter-driven motors with factory-installed shaft grounding device, products are constructed with heavy-duty frames and cast endplates and are suitable for mounting in any position. Class H Inverter Ready insulation system is standard.
Original Press Release
Baldor Electric Company Expands Offering of Super-E® Motors with Internal AEGIS® Bearing Protection Ring
Press release date: March 4, 2014
Fort Smith, Ark. – Baldor Electric Company is pleased to announce the addition of 28 new ratings to its portfolio of Baldor•Reliance® Super-E motors with internal AEGIS Bearing Protection Ring. These new ratings consist of 1 to 40 HP, Open Drip Proof motors, 200 volt and 575 volt, as well as 5 to 15 HP Totally Enclosed Fan Cooled designs for 200 volt.
With these latest additions, Baldor now offers 152 ratings from stock, meeting the continuing demand for inverter driven motors with a shaft grounding device factory installed. This internally mounted design minimizes the effects of shaft currents that can be present in adjustable speed motor applications. Providing the shaft ground mounted internally on the motor in industrial HVAC and pumping applications greatly minimizes the potential for damage to the grounding device.
This complete line of motors is constructed with heavy-duty frames, cast endplates, is suitable for mounting in any position and features a Class H Inverter Ready insulation system. Baldor offers NEMA Premium® efficiencies on all models, including designs for close-coupled pumps, which is crucial for total system efficiency.
Baldor Electric Company (www.baldor.com) is a leading marketer, designer and manufacturer of industrial electric motors, drives and mechanical power transmission products. Baldor, a member of the ABB group, is headquartered in Fort Smith, Arkansas.
Baldor Electric Company • 5711 R.S. Boreham, Jr. St. • Fort Smith, AR 72901 • Phone: 479-646-4711 • www.baldor.com