What’s in a motor?  What’s in a name?

A lot when it comes to industrial motors and that’s why at MotionSource we only represent the best anyone can offer, Baldor , US Motors and WEG.

There are quite a few variables to consider when purchasing or replacing your electric motors.  If you are replacing an existing the manufacturer’s nameplate has all the details about the original motor our engineers will need for finding a replacement.

Your motor includes a metal nameplate which can help your MotionSource engineer identify the motor you need,


•Model number or Catalog number

•Serial number

•Horsepower (HP) / Kilowatt (Kw)

•Speed in RPM

•Frame Size



•3 phase, 1 phase or DC


Call us for a free motor quote.  At MotionSource International our technical assistance is always free whether you purchased your motor from us or from somebody else.

When you need help call The Source, MotionSource.

Baldor Motors

When our Ohio and Great Lakes customers need industrial electric motors, drives, and mechanical power transmissions, they call “The Source”, MotionSource to provide uncompromisingly high quality products. That’s why we have partnered with Baldor.

A member of the ABB group, they design and manufacture these on an international scale. Baldor has been the largest motor and mechanical power transmission company in North America, and are recognized for quality and value. T

Offering a broad range of products, including industrial AC and DC electric motors that range from 1/50th to 15,000 horsepower. Other motors available include brake-motors, explosion proof, C-face, pump-motors, and gear motors. Baldor is also a leading producer of mechanical power transmission products. These feature outstanding ruggedness and durability, performing successfully in challenging environments with very low costs of ownership.