Automation Direct three-phase motors designed for washdown applications.
AutomationDirect added stainless steel three-phase motors to its IronHorse general purpose AC motor line. The electrically reversible motors are available in horsepower ranges from 0.33 to 2 hp and speeds of 1800 and 3600 RPM. The 56C-frame TEFC motors feature 304 stainless steel frames and stainless steel shafts. IP56-rated, they are equipped with a large junction box with fluorinated silicone rubber gasket and stainless steel cable gland. These NEMA design B motors are available with or without mounting feet and can be mounted in any orientation, horizontal or vertical, as long as the drain plugs are installed in the two lower locations.