Baldor VL5005A, Explosion Proof General Purpose Motor, 0.5 HP, 115/230 Volts, 8.0/4.0 Amps, 1 Phase, 1140 RPM , 60 Hz, XPFC Enclosure, 56C Frame, C-Face, X3528L Motor Type, Steel Frame

SKU #: VL5005A
Brand: Baldor
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Baldor Explosion Proof General Purpose Motor

      Explosion Proof motors are designed and built to contain an explosion inside and not propagate it into the surrounding atmosphere. Approval listings are available for Class I (Gas) and or Class II (Dust) hazardous environments. Single and three phase designs are suitable for fixed speed, sine wave only operation.


  • Totally enclosed heavy gauge steel and cast iron construction
  • Single and Three Phase designs
  • 60Hz & 50Hz data included on the nameplate
  • Super-E explosion proof motors have NEMA Premium efficiency and 3 year warranty
  • Fixed speed sine wave operation only


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Mfg. NumberVL5005A
Product TypeExplosion Proof General Purpose Motor
Horsepower0.5 HP
Voltage115/230 Volts
Frequency60 Hz
Synchronous Speed1200 RPM
Speed1140 RPM
Speed CodeSingle Speed
High Voltage Full Load Amps8.0/ 4.0 Amps
Enclosure XPFC
Motor TypeX3528L
Motor StandardsNEMA
Number of Poles6
Pulley Face CodeC-Face
Frame MaterialSteel
Motor Lead Quantity/Wire Size6 @ 18 AWG
Overall Length15.17 in
Service Factor1
Efficiency @ 100% Load59.00%
Duty RatingCONT
Inverter CodeNot inverter
Auxillary BoxNo
Base IndicatorNo Mounting
Bearing Grease TypePOLYREX EM (-20F +300F)
Current8.0 A @ 115 V, 4.0 A @ 230 V
Design CodeN
Drip CoverNo Drip Cover
Heater IndicatorNo heater
Motor Lead ExitKO Box
Motor Lead TerminationFlying Leads
Rodent ScreenNo
Shaft Diameter0.625 in
Insulation ClassB
Power Factor63
Pulley End Bearing TypeBall Bearing
Shaft Extension LocationPulley End
Shaft RotationReversible
Shaft Slinger IndicatorNo Slinger
Starting MethodDirect on line
Vibration Sensor IndicatorNo Vibration Sensor
Thermal Device - BearingNo
Thermal Device - WindingNo
Ambient Temperature40 °C
Agency ApprovalsCSA, UL, UR

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