"This Leeson reversible 5 HP electric motor has capacitor start for high torque at startup. For use where water and dust exposure is minimal. Ideally suited for use on pumps, compressors, blowers, fans and other standard industrial applications. U.S.A. HP 5, Manual Overload Protection Yes, UL Yes, Rigid Base Yes, Amps 26.6 at 230V, Capacitor Start Yes, Rated RPM 3,450, Frame Type NEMA 184T, Open Drip Proof Housing Yes, Hertz 60, Motor Phases Single, Rotation Direction Clockwise or counter clockwise, CSA Yes, Shank Length in. 2 3/4, Volts 208/230, Shank Diameter in. 1 1/8. Durable rolled steel construction High starting and breakdown torque Dual rotation Service Factor 1.15 Double shielded ball bearings Continuous duty Capacitor start/capacitor run design for reduced amperage Thermally protected ratings UL recognized component listings and CSA certified"
Average Customer Rating:
(1 Review) 1
Rating Summary(1 review)
1 of 1(100%)would recommend this product to a friend.
Customer Reviews for "Leeson Reversible Electric Motor - 5 HP, 3450 RPM, Model# 131616"
Review 1 for "Leeson Reversible Electric Motor - 5 HP, 3450 RPM, Model# 131616"
Excellent Motor - Worth the extra money
April 15, 2008
from Pittsburgh, PA
"This motor was purchased to drive a home made air compressor rated for 5HP. I considered purchasing the smaller 5HP motor (Model# 116511) but elected to go with this model (Model# 102892). I am here to say you get what pay for!
This motor has plenty of reserve HP (ServiceFactor of 1.15 yields 5.75 HP... non of this SPL/develops HP talk) and rated at 26 amps. In the compressor config it supports, it quietly drives full load pulling only 16 amps. With the larger bearings, beefier shaft/rotor, and frame, I have no doubt it will satisfy me for years to come.... I can use it to do what I need and not spend time/money/worry about when it will break down."
Describe Yourself: Home Handyman
5out of5found this review helpful.
Share this Review:
Thank you! You have successfully submitted a comment for this review.