Flip the Script: An Intriguing New Approach to the Baldor’s Cast Iron Motors


Baldor has a strong reputation and is well known for manufacturing one of the best motors. With enhanced efficiency and life cycle value, Baldor offers a comprehensive selection of low-voltage IEC frame motors that are appropriate for a variety of industries and applications. The IEC frame motors category includes the Baldor Rolled Steel/Cast Iron Motors.

The Rolled Steel/Cast Iron Motors include mounting options for IEC B3, B5, and B14. The pressure-cast aluminum end plates with ribbed designs that give the motors their rigidity are a fantastic addition. Along with cast iron end plates and ball bearings with a locking drive end bearing, the motors also have heavy gauge steel frames, F-2 gasketed conduit boxes, and heavy gauge steel frames.

Features of  Rolled Steel/Cast Iron Motors

  • Ball bearings with locking DE bearings are an excellent feature for these motors since they maximize durability.
  • The pressure-cast aluminum end plates with ribbed designs are integrated to provide the motors with the utmost rigidity.
  • These motors have cast iron end plates with cast iron patterns.
  • These Rolled Steel/Cast Iron Motors come with heavy gauge steel frames and gasketed conduit boxes.
  • The IEC B3 version of the motors can be mounted with 1.5–20 HP, the IEC B5 version can be mounted with 1/3–10 HP on the flange, and the IEC B14 version can be mounted with 1/3–10 HP on the face.

Food and beverage industries, HVAC industries, marine industries, metal processing industries, mining industries, pulp, and paper industries, and rubber and plastic industries are some of the common industries that heavily utilize Rolled Steel/Cast Iron motors.

Common applications of Rolled Steel/Cast Iron Motors 

  • Pumps
  • Irrigation
  • Blowers
  • Compressors
  • Fans
  • Machine tools
  • Conveyors
  • Speed reducer or gearbox

Various kinds of Rolled Steel/Cast iron Motors available are:

Authorized Distributors For Baldor

KPaul – Veteran Owned – Since 2006, KPaul Industrial has distributed Baldor products and hundreds of other industrial product categories covering numerous industries and markets. For more information about KPaul Industrial’s capabilities, click here.


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