Boston Gear's stainless steel motors are engineered for washdown applications
Boston Gear has launched a line of stainless steel motors that is engineered for washdown applications. Exterior construction consists of 300 series stainless steel housing, end bells, output shaft and conduit box. Motors are UL/ULc certified and conform to 2007 EISA efficiency standards. All units feature Class F insulation, Class B rise @1.15 service factor and epoxy-encapsulated windings. Internally locked bearings are engineered to eliminate unwanted axial movement. Other features include double lip shaft seals, a rubber gasket seal on conduit cover, O-rings between end bells and housing, and a smooth exterior with no mounting feet. Stainless steel 230/460 VAC, three-phase, 60Hz (50Hz) motors are totally enclosed and are available in seven sizes ranging from .5 HP to 3 HP. Fan-cooled and non-ventilated models are offered.