Vector Duty Motors offer full torque at zero rpm.

Press Release Summary:

Designed specifically for inverter duty and suitable for applications where 1,000:1 constant torque ratio is required, TENV Vector Duty Motors provide constant horsepower operation to 150% base speed at 40°C ambient. Units feature all cast iron construction, IP55 severe-duty rating, spike-resistant wire, and C-face mounts with feet. Applications include conveyors, cranes, hoists, extruders, and metal processing.

Original Press Release:

WEG Introduces TENV Vector Duty Motor Line

Motor offers full torque at zero RPM

Atlanta, Ga. -- WEG Electric Corp. (, a leading global supplier of motors, drives, controls, transformers, and generators, announces the release of the TENV Vector Duty Motor line (, designed for use in applications where energy efficiency and 1000:1 constant torque ratio is required.

Available immediately, the Vector Duty line was designed specifically for inverter duty and is suitable for any application that requires constant torque over a wide speed range, including conveyors, cranes and hoists, extruders, metal processing, and more. The product line offers frame size flexibility, precise speed control and is IP55 severe duty rated (dust and water jet protected).

Special features of the Vector Duty Motor include: numerous mounting configurations, thermistors, space heater, IP56, 65 and 66 ratings, tropicalized internal painting, special shaft seals, encoder, and brake.

"The TENV Vector Duty Motor line provides precise speed control for a variety of applications," stated Dale Basso, Motors Manager, WEG Electric Corp. "This motor is ideal for inverter duty applications where the combination of energy efficiency and constant torque through the speed range is required."

Standard Technical Features

o Constant torque operations from 0 to base speed (1000:1) on PWM Vector Drive

o Constant horsepower operation to 150% base speed at 40°C ambient

o Thermostats (1 per phase)

o C-face mount with feet

o Spike resistant wire

o All cast iron construction

For more information on WEG or the new TENV Vector Duty Motor line, please visit or call 1-800-ASK-4WEG.

About WEG Electric Corp.

Founded in 1961, WEG has grown into a global solutions provider of industrial electrical technologies. WEG is the largest industrial electric motor manufacturer in the Americas and one of the largest manufacturers of electric motors in the world producing more than 10 million units annually. Committed to growth on a global scale, WEG continually invests in state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities and processes, and the development of new and improved industrial electrical solutions. WEG offers a diverse and integrated product line that includes motors, drives, controls, transformers, and generators. WEG has committed to an R&D investment of 3% of annual global sales.

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