General Purpose

Three-phase general purpose motors that exceed industry standards

Industrial environments can be hard on motors, so you want a partner that will keep your fans, blowers, compressors, pumps, material handling and other equipment operating reliably, around the clock. You can trust the U.S. MOTORS® brand general purpose motors from Nidec Motor Corporation to do the job.

Our offering of general purpose motors is extensive, ranging from open drip proof (ODP) to unimount and cast-iron motors. Damp, dusty or dirty environments are no match for our TEFC three-phase motors, which are built to withstand a variety of harsh and corrosive conditions. From all cast-iron frames to special paint and oxide primers, these motors are protected – inside and out – helping to extend their thermal and mechanical life.

The WORLD MOTOR® line provides rugged, cast-iron TEFC motors that are available with NEMA- or IEC-compliant configurations. The WORLD MOTOR family includes our sturdy HOSTILE DUTY™ motors, CORRO-DUTY® motors, 841 PLUS® motors and certain inverter duty motors. This highly regarded line of products offers durability and energy efficiency.

We offer stock products from .1 to 1500 horsepower, with voltages ranging from 12 to 4160, ready to go in short order. If you are unsure about motor size and rating, we will help you identify the U.S. MOTORS brand general purpose motor best suited for your requirements. All our motors exceed industry service and quality standards – which makes the U.S. MOTORS your go-to brand for general purpose motors.

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