Baldor 340 1/4 Hp 2 Speed Polishing Motor
Baldor 340 1/4 Hp 2-Speed Polishing Motor 115V/60
2 Speed Motor: Low speed 1800 rpm-High speed 3600. Not a variable speed motor.
Baldor polishing motors are sealed bearing high performance heavy duty motors made for many years of continuous trouble free use. The dynamically balanced rotor and shaft provides vibration free and amazingly quiet operation. The sealed ball bearings are lubricated for life and will never be affected by dust and debris. All this in a made in the USA product with a full 3 year warranty. Baldor type taper fit spindles sold separately, 115V/60H.
The Baldor 340 has a length from end to end of 13-1/8" (measurement taken without spindles attatched), with a shaft height of 4-11/16".
Fitting Baldor Motors with Spindles or Chucks:
This Baldor polishing motor has a tapered shaft that is a friciton fit to the tapered spindle or chuck accessory. Set screw type spindles are not meant to be used on Baldor tapered shaft motors. To fit a Baldor tapered shaft spindle or chuck, gently but firmly tap the spindle or chuck onto the tapered shaft with a mallet or a piece of wood until a snug fit is achieved. To remove, unscrew the spindle remover on the motor shaft of the Baldor motor until the spindle or chuck is pushed off.