Leeson Electric’s Agricultural Duty Motors – Product Spotlight

Leeson Electric’s Agricultural Duty Motors are designed to handle high-starting loads and severe-duty applications of the agricultural industry. Engineered to perform in all weather conditions, Farm Duty motors from Leeson provide high starting torque – up to 400 percent rated torque – to power some of the most demanding applications.

These most are especially suited for feeders, fans, grain elevators, silo unloaders, barn cleaners and more.

 

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Leeson Electric’s Agricultural Duty Motors, available at Galco.com! Pictured is the 110087.00 “Big Red” motor, rated for 3/4 horsepower at 1,800 RPM.

 

Leeson’s Farm Duty motors are available in one of four different configurations:

  • High Torque, rigid base, single-phase TEFC
  • Extra-High Torque, rigid base, single-phase TEFC
  • Premium Efficient, rigid base, single-phase
  • Premium Efficient, rigid base, three-phase

High torque and three-phase motors drive from 1/3 to 10 horsepower. High torque motors feature manual overload protection, gasketed conduit boxes and capacitor cases, drain holes for high-moisture environments, and can produce up to 400 percent torque.

Double-sealed ball bearings ensure a long life in dusty and moist conditions. A shaft flinger helps prevent dirt and rain from damaging bearings. And the motor is lubricated with Exxon PolyrexEM grease, suitable for extreme temperatures form -20° to 350°F.

A Class F insulation rating protects the motor from extreme temperature rise.

Premium Efficient motors in the series drive from 1/3 to 2 horsepower, and offer up to 22 percent better efficiency than standard agricultural duty motors.

For more information about Leeson Electric’s Agricultural Duty Motors, contact our experts today!

 

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