Mechanical - Motors, Drives

Brushless Motor

The Torquer Brushless Motor Series direct drive frameless motor is designed to be directly embedded...

Getting rid of VFD wires

The wireless revolution continues to impact sensors. » more

Gain lubrication insight by looking a little deeper

Understand how metals and lubricants will interact. » more

The best of the best: The top 15 stories of 2017

Plant Engineering’s top stories for 2017 covered preventive vs predictive maintenance, IIoT,... » more

Top 5 Plant Engineering articles, November 13-19: Industrial energy training, why electric motors overheat, mobile robot safety, and more

Articles about industrial energy training, why electric motors overheat, mobile robot safety, 2017... » more

Plant Engineering at 70

Taking a look back at the last 70 years of Plant Engineering. In retrospect, it is easy to see that... » more

"What is your Torque worth?" webcast: Your questions answered

Baldor's Kyle Verploegen answers questions about motor efficiency that were not addressed during... » more

2017 Product of the Year Finalists: Vote now!

The official ballot is open for voting for Plant Engineering North American print and digital... » more

Four reasons why electric motors overheat

Increases in the temperature of an electric motor reduce its lifespan. By knowing the reason why... » more

SPONSORED White Paper: Demand Better Electric Motor Repair (or…. when 0% is a good thing)

Dreisilker Electric Motors offers solutions that Improve Reliability, Increase Uptime and Save... » more

The benefits of using high-efficiency motors

The use of high-efficiency, electric motors can lead to significant drops in energy use, as well as... » more

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