Baldor explosion-proof motors are designed for applications in which they can be exposed to toxic vapors and/or particles. These motors are available from stock in three and single-phase versions, with outputs from 1/4HP to 300HP. The range comprises standard foot-mounted versions, C-face with or without foot-mounting, 60Hz and 50Hz, Jet pump motors and frequency-controlled motors.
Baldor manufactures Class I and Class II motors as well as Group E motors (e.g. Metal dust, Carbon Black, Charcoal, Coal or Coke dust, having a resistivity of 105 ohm-centimeter or less) and "Surface temperatures" even up to T4 (135°C / 275°F).

Permanent magnet DC motors are available from 1/4HP to 2HP, and bound-field motors are available from 1/2HP to 3HP for Class I, group D and class II, group F & G. Both are UL and CSA-listed. Applications include conveyor belts, feeding machines, compressors, blowers and mixers that are used at explosion-hazardous locations.

View the Explosion Proof AC & DC Motors brochure here


Aproco Drive Technology - Electic Motors

We specialise in NEMA and IEC electric motors (NEMA often for export to the USA, 50 and 60 Hz / UL / CSA / AC-DC), special high-precision (SIL3 / PLe) and/or heavy-duty encoders, earthing resistors and industrial connectors. Aproco supplies an extensive range of standard products from stock and manufactures customised products for (heavy) industrial, maritime and special project applications.

If you need to replace an electric motor or need a fast solution for a new project or due to expansion, Aproco is your partner. We can supply you with identical products or equivalent models (Also if you only need one custom motor or generator). The A-brands which we distribute globally complement every possible product range. Aproco is both an advisor and a supplier in the field of electronic drive technology. If you have any questions, please contact us at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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