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Motor issue

  1. Oct 9, 2015 #1
    hi people,

    Im getting a motor but cant decide between baldor or leeson so Id figure I might try to ask

    here:
    Single HP
    1725 or 1800 RPM
    Three Phase
    TEFC preferred
    56C frame size

    Is just one of the brand names preferred with a smaller motor? III be shipping this to my place back home, when I go back so Id most likely order online.

    Thanks!!
     
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  3. Oct 12, 2015 #2

    jedishrfu

    Staff: Mentor

    Welcome to PF!

    It would help if you talked more about its intended use and how you came to decide on Baldor or Leeson.
     
  4. Oct 13, 2015 #3
    Thanks jedishrfu,


    Actually, I need a general purpose motor, that would be universal in my garage.

    Im going to buy it online - theres nothing in 1800 RPM, its going to be 1725 RPM and I guess Ill pick it up from this place today (but Ive never heard of them, so Im a bit nervous)

    https://www.mrosupply.com/motors/ac-motors/general-purpose-motors/26523_vm3546_baldor/

    guys, can anybody advice something?
     
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