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How to Select Motors for Hazardous Locations - Baldor Motor Basics Part 10 - February 2018

Edward Cowern, P.E.

The article "How to Select Motors for Hazardous Locations - Baldor Motor Basics Part 10" appeared in the February 2018 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

Summary
Failure to specify the proper motor for use in a hazardous location can have serious consequences - lost production, extensive property damage, and even loss of human life. Selection of the proper motor requires an understanding of Underwriters Laboratories' (UL) and National Electrical Code (NEC) class, group and division designations and the T code letters.

Keywords
motor basics, Baldor, hazardous, motors

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