Baldor introduces the Baldor-Dodge vertical gear motor
March 14, 2015 - Baldor Electric Company announces a new addition to our gear reducer product offering, the Baldor-Dodge Vertical Gear Motor. The Vertical Gear Motor offers a cost-effective alternative to the common low speed vertical pump drive technologies, which utilize large, high pole count vertical motors or a combination of horizontal motor with a right angle gear reducer. The Vertical Gear Motor is built on a standard low pole count induction motor platform utilizing proven, highly efficient Dodge planetary gearing. This results in a smaller, lighter, highly efficient drive package.
The Baldor-Dodge Vertical Gear Motor product line is available in six (6) sizes for vertical pump speeds from approximately 100 RPM to 500 RPM. The Vertical Gear Motor has torque ratings from 550,000 in-lbs. through 7,000,000 in-lbs. and approximate power ratings from 750 HP to over 25,000 HP, depending on output RPM.
For more information, visit www.baldor.com.