Ohio Electric motorOhio Electric Motors custom designs explosion-proof DC motors for hazardous environments in the chemical, coal mining, textile and petrochemical industries, as well as around drilling or construction sites where explosive gases/conditions may be present. Other features include:

  • NEMA frames 48 and 56 with an output range from 1/8 to 1.25 HP, 12 to 180 volts and 500 to 4,000 RPM.
  • Long-life sealed ball bearings with high-temperature grease.
  • Low-loss steel laminations.
  • NEMA-rated magnet wire.
  • A high start-up torque and high-efficiency operation.
  • Precise dynamic balancing.
  • High-temperature polyester varnish on impregnated armatures.
  • UL and CSA listings (Class 1, Groups C, D; Class 2, Groups F, G).
  • Accommodations for reels, winches, and pump and blower drives.
  • An optional anti-rust zinc coating or private labeling.