Processing Magazine

General purpose AC motors

September 4, 2008

The OMAT Series of general purpose AC motors are industrial-duty, three-phase, 208-230/460 volt motors available in 0.33 to 2 horsepower and a speed of 1800 RPM. These totally enclosed fan-cooled (TEFC) 56C frame motors are constructed of industrial-gauge rolled steel and feature class F insulation. They are inverter-duty capable with a 5:1 speed turndown for variable torque applications and a 2:1 speed turndown for constant torque use. All motors are manufactured in high quality ISO9001-certified facilities using premium-grade quality materials and manufacturing processes. Every motor is electrically tested in subassembly production and again after final assembly. The product is CE compliant, comes with an ironclad 2-year warranty, and is ideal for machine tooling industries. Price starts at $92.