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Motor VS. Water: Why Washdown Motors are Needed to Win the Fight

Most motors are designed to resist some water exposure, within limits. However, in any situation when electric motors need to withstand high-pressure liquid cleaning, such as in industrial environments, water exposure becomes a problem.

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How to Wire a Low-voltage Brushless DC Integra Gear Motor from Bodine

Combining a brushless DC motor, a gear reducer, and a low-voltage speed control in one complete package makes wiring a low-voltage, brushless DC Integra gear motor a breeze. Here’s another MiHow2 from the Motion experts.

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Electric Motor Life Expectancy- What You Need to Know

Several factors determine the life expectancy of a commercial electric motor. Here’s how to sift through them.

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Industrial V-belts inspections are vital for large HVAC systems

Reducing particulate matter in college and university buildings requires HVAC systems that provide improved air handling capabilities and exhaust air discharge velocity.

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How to Replace an Electric Motor on a Gear Unit

Tony teaches us how to replace a motor using a replacement from SEW Eurodrive.

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Electric Motors – When to Repair vs. Replace

Should you repair or replace an out-dated electric motor?

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How to Check the Health of your Industrial DC Motor – Quick Guide

Motor circuit analysis (MCA) provides an effective method for checking the health of synchronous, DC, wound rotor, and single-phase motors and preventing problems that can cause extensive downtime.

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Choosing the Right Size Electric Motor Frame

Learn about frame sizes and what they can tell you about a motor.

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Electric Motor Operating Cost: Determining Your ROI

Learn how to calculate the potential return on investment you might receive by investing in a premium efficient motor..

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The Integral Horsepower Motor Rule

The Integral Horsepower Motor Rule became effective June 1, 2016.

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