Company Profile

Ohio Electric Motors, Inc.

Located in North Carolina, Ohio Electric Motors was established in the early 1900's offering custom-made and standard DC permanent magnet, wound field, SCR rated, and explosion proof motors.

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Company Info

P: 828-626-2901
F: 828-626-2155
Paint Fork Rd., P.O. Box 168
Barnardsville, NC 28709

Ohio Electric Motors, Inc. Entries

  • ►  Motors • Electric Motors 

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    Electric motors turn electrical energy into mechanical energy, by using magnetic fields and current-carrying conductors.

    Ohio Electric Motors manufactures a variety of DC electric motors including custom designed and built-to-order models. Motor types include permanent magnet motors, wound field motors, SCR rated motors and explosion proof motors. Ohio Electric Motors is affiliated with HBD Industries, manufacturer of quality custom designed industrial products for a wide array of industries and applications

  • ►  Motors • DC Motors 

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    Popular types of DC motors are the brushed and brushless types which create an oscillating AC current from a DC source.

    DC motors from Ohio Electric Motors feature heavy duty sealed ball bearings, low loss steel laminations, high efficiency designs, high starting torque, excellent heat dissipation and power off dynamic braking. Models include permanent magnet motors in a variety of frame sizes, wound field motors with up to 15 HP, SCR rated motors and explosion proof motors.

  • ►  Motors • Explosion Proof Motors 

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    Explosion-proof motors are designed for a use in applications where hazardous fumes or dust may be present  to prevent damage to equipment.

    Ohio Electric Motors manufactures custom designed OEM specification explosion proof motors primarily for applications including blower drives, reels/winches and pump drives. These motors are built with high temp polyester varnish impregnated armatures, high startup torque, dynamic balancing, sealed ball bearings with high temp. grease and are easily reversible. Optional features include private labeling and anti rust zinc coating.

  • ►  Motors • Permanent Magnet Motors 

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    Permanent magnets are used to provide the magnetic field for synchronous machines.

    Ohio Electric Motors offers a full line of permanent magnet motors build to customer specifications. Models cover NEMA 42 frame (4.88″ diameter), 48 frame (5.68″ diameter), 56 frame (6.59″ diameter), and 180 frame (7.88″ diameter) with an output range 1/8 HP to 4 HP at speeds of 500 RPM to 4,000 RPM.

  • ►  Motors • Hazardous Location Motors 

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    Designed for use in applications where they may exposed to conditions such as explosive gases, vapors or liquids such as gasoline as well as explosive or ignitable dusts.

    Ohio Electric Motors, Inc. offers explosion proof motors. These motors have diameters ranging from NEMA 48 to 56, volts ranging from 12 to 180, RPMs ranging from 500 to 4,000, and horsepower ratings ranging from 1/8 to 1 1/4 HP. Additional features include: low low steel laminations, long life sealed ball bearings, precision dynamic balancing, high startup torque, high-temp polyester varnish, and UL/CSA listed. These pumps have applications for reels, winches, blower drives, and pump drives.