SCHAUMBURG, Illinois – October 1, 2013 – Elektrim Motors unveiled their newest motor to its product offering today by announcing the availability of High Starting Torque Single Phase electric motors. Available from 3-10 HP, Elektrim High Torque Single Phase motors are TEFC 60Hz NEMA AC rolled steel motors, and are equipped with heavy duty cast iron end plates to withstand the rigors of demanding agricultural and single phase machinery applications.
The new Elektrim High Torque Single Phase motor line also boasts sought-after performance-enhancing features such as oversized bearings on BOTH ends, VPI impregnation, shaft v-ring seals for dust and moisture protection, and epoxy coating for outdoor use rust prevention. In addition, both foot mounted and C-Face motors will be available to customers, along with a selection of replacement parts and C-Face kits.
“Another unique feature to these motors,” says Don Kane, Great Lakes Territory Sales Manager, “is that, unlike many other brands, the Elektrim High Torque Single Phase motors are rated both 230V and 460V. That’s going to add a lot of versatility and use for customers in a variety of single phase machinery applications.”
Elektrim High Torque Single Phase motors are ideal for a variety of agricultural applications including grain augers, barn cleaners, bulk feeders, silo loaders and unloaders, air compressors, pumps, grain legs, grain stirring systems, conveyors, aeration equipment, dairy pumps and more.