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Industrial Motor Manufacturers and Suppliers

IQS Directory implements a thorough list of industrial motor manufacturers and suppliers. Utilize our listing to examine and sort top industrial motor manufacturers with previews of ads and detailed descriptions of each product. Any industrial motor company can design, engineer, and manufacture industrial motors to meet your company’s specific qualifications. An easy connection to reach industrial motor companies through our fast request for quote form is provided on our website. The company information includes website links, company profile, locations, phone, product videos and product information. Customer reviews are available and product specific news articles. This source is right for you whether it's for a manufacturer of 1 horsepower motors, 2 horsepower motors, or 3 phase motors.

  • Mankato, MN

    At Electric Motor solutions, our goal is to provide the best motors and equipment to meet the needs of your application. Products include linear actuators, electric motors, speed reducers, custom motors, vacuum cleaner motors, AC motors, brushless controller/drives and more. Our extensive network of 1st class manufacturing partners allows us to offer time and money saving solutions.

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  • Dover, NH

    ElectroCraft values customer service and innovative products. This customer-driven, ethically and socially responsible company is dedicated to corporate growth, beneficial partnerships, their workers and their customers. Committed to the highest standards and quality products including your needed single phase motor, call us now!

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  • Elk Grove Village, IL

    Merkle-Korff Industries is a manufacturer of both AC motors and DC motors, standard gear motors, AC and DC stock gear motors, AC/DC stand actuators and AC stock actuators. Provides high-quality products to various industries.

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  • Schaumburg, IL

    Quickly rising as the world’s leading motor specialized company, SPG Motor pioneers the electric motor market in innovation & advanced quality assurance. Our AC motors, DC motors & gearheads are ISO 9001 certified for automation equipment & appliances made by top companies like Whirlpool, Maytag & GE.

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  • Stoneham, MA

    Nanotec Electronic U.S., Inc. is a high-quality producer of BLDC motors, stepper motors, linear actuators, and innovative motor controllers. With subsidiaries in Germany, China and the US and more than 20 sales partners, we provide our customers with technical support all around the world. It’s product line offers a large variety of highly efficient motors and controllers: • IP Stepper Motors • Brushless DC Motors • Linear Actuators • Hollow Shaft Motors • Integrated Motors • Stepper Motors

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Industrial Motors

Industrial motors are electric motors that are designed with durability and quality in mind, meant to stand up to a spectrum of conditions, including exceptional conditions such as extreme thermal and electrical demands associated with high linear or rotary force, known as torque. Industrial motors come in a wide range of horsepower, base speeds, voltage ratings, variable speed range and motor efficiency. Industrial motors vary in enclosure types, insulation systems, frame construction, encoder capabilities, or lack thereof, and the environments in which they can be used. Industrial motors touch many industries, including gas and oil, mining, agriculture and agribusiness, water and wastewater, pulp and paper, aerospace, food and beverage, military and defense, material handling and transportation and utilities.

Industrial motors are widely categorized into two categories: DC motors and AC motors. DC motors, which operate with a direct current, are less commonly used for industrial purposes, as they are an older, less independent technology. However, when coupled with a DC drive, they provide very precise control. They have two major advantages as industrial motors. First, it is easy to control their speed in a wide range; historically their torque characteristics have been easier to customize than AC motors. Second, their reduced overall dimensions allow for a significant saving of physical space on the plant floor. DC motors, however, do have several disadvantages. One of the disadvantages of brush DC motors is the fact that they need brushes to connect to the rotor winding. In addition to the added cost, brushes wear quickly, especially in low-pressure environments. DC motors thus cannot be used on aircrafts. Also, if its working environment contains explosive materials, sparks from the brushes could prompt an explosion. However, many manufacturers make brushless DC motors to remedy some of these issues. They work well as industrial motors for conveyors, elevators, extruders, material handling, paper, plastics, rubber, steel and textile applications, automobile, aircraft, portable electronics and all speed control applications.

AC, or alternating current, motors are far more widely used as industrial motors. General advantages of the AC motor include: simple design, low cost, reliable operation, variety of mounting styles, the fact that replacement parts are easily found and the fact that they have many different environmental enclosures. In fact, its simple design is the main reason that they are overwhelmingly preferred for industrial applications. Their disadvantages include: expensive speed control, poor positioning control and an inability to operate at low speeds. AC motors are found in air conditioners, washers, dryers, industrial machinery, fans, blowers, vacuum cleaners and more. In their breadth, the applications of industrial motors are extremely diverse, from industrial pumps to disc drives, and their power sources are extremely diverse as well. Their DC power sources include batteries, motor vehicles and rectifiers, while their AC power sources may be power grids, inverters or generators.

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