Open Drip Proof and 4-in-1 Marathon Motors from AutomationDirect

Open Drip Proof and 4-in-1 Marathon Motors from AutomationDirect

Cumming, GA --- June 6, 2019 ... AutomationDirect has extended the line of Marathon motors to include open drip proof (ODP) and 4 in 1 series AC motors. ODP motors are available in single phase, rigid base and C-face footed (rigid base) versions with NEMA Service Factor ratings.

4-in-1 motor configurations include single-phase, totally enclosed motors; and XRI 4N1 general purpose, 3-phase, totally enclosed motors. These 4-in-1 motors are UL recognized and CSA certified. Typical applications include machine tools, conveyors, packaging machines, batching machines, food and beverage equipment, pumps and fans.

Additional PowerWash SXT washdown duty single and three-phase motors are available, and more centrifugal pump (jet pump), fan/blower and air compressor Marathon AC motors have been added.

The wide variety of available Marathon AC motors from AutomationDirect includes induction motor models ranging from 1/4 HP to 100 HP and feature dual 230/460 VAC and 575 VAC voltages with a base speed of 1200 RPM or 1800 RPM. Marathon vector-duty and inverter-duty industrial motors are rated for continuous operation in a 40°C ambient and for altitudes up to 3,300 feet.

Marathon motors are performance-matched to DURAPULSE and GS series AC drives and have a 3-year warranty. Marathon AC motor prices start at $114.00 with free shipping on orders over $49.

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About AutomationDirect:
In business since 1994, AutomationDirect is a distributor offering thousands of industrial automation products for electrical control systems, including PLCs, operator interfaces, AC drives, motors, stepper systems, sensors, motor controls, enclosures and more. Their prices are typically well below the list price of more traditional automation companies because of their business model and focus on efficiency and the majority of their products are stocked for same-day shipping. Plus, get free two-day delivery on orders over $49; some limitations apply. For more information, contact them at 800-633-0405 or visit


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