Baldor Electric Company

Baldor is a leading marketer, designer and manufacturer of energy-saving industrial electric motors, mechanical power transmission products, and adjustable speed drives. The company was founded in 1920 on the premise that a better motor is one that uses less electricity, and that belief stands true today.

Baldor is the largest motor and mechanical power transmission company in North America, and our products have exceptionally strong brand recognition for quality and value with our customers. In January 2011 Baldor was acquired by ABB and is now a proud member of the ABB group.

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Baldor Dodge metal detectable end covers for food processing facilities

Baldor Electric Company introduces a new addition to the bearing family –Baldor Dodge Metal Detectable End Covers – designed to provide a safe solution for food processing facilities. Baldor Dodge patent-pending Metal Detectable End Covers are constructed of a durable, high-density, polyethylene (HDPE) material containing stainless steel, allowing the end covers to be detected by […]

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Baldor’s G-Series Above NEMA vertical P-Base motors

Baldor Electric Company is proud to announce the Above NEMA Vertical P-Base Motor platform. The new Totally Enclosed, Fan Cooled (TEFC) G-series is available in a broad power range of 200 – 900 HP, in frame sizes 5010 – 5012 at a variety of voltage ratings including 460, 2300, 4160 or 6600. The entire platform [Read More]


Webinar: How gearmotor technology increases vertical pump drive efficiency

In today’s high-volume pumping applications, energy efficiency and cost control are more important than ever. A new solution using low-pole-count induction motors and proven gear motor technology offers effective results to these important challenges. Learn more by viewing the webinar playback which discusses this alternative to large, high-pole count, synchronous motors. This new technology provides [Read More]

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