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Rigid Base, 460 Volt Explosion Proof

WorldWide Electric Premium Efficient Explosion Proof Motors

Class I and II Explosion Proof

WorldWide Electric’s line of Explosion Proof motors are designed and built to meet both Class I and Class II hazardous location requirements. Fully tested and certified for explosion proof classification in a standard 460 volt configuration (575 V Explosion Proof Motors are also available), these rigid base, premium efficiency motors are ready for your specific hazardous duty applications.

*Currently being redesigned to include inverter duty to withstand the higher voltage produced by VFDs.

Product Features

  • 1-300 HP
  • 3600, 1800 and 1200 RPM
  • 208-230/460 volt (1-100 HP)
  • 460 volt (125-300 HP)
  • TEXP enclosure
  • 1.15 service factor
  • Class F insulation
  • Rigid base
  • Premium efficiency (1-200 HP)
  • High efficiency (250-300 HP)
  • Inverter duty, 5:1 CT / 10:1 VT (1-200 HP only)
  • Three normally closed winding thermostats provided (one per phase)
  • UL Listed Class 1, Div. 1, Groups C & D; Class 2, Div. 1, Groups F & G; T3C; inverter duty (1-200 HP), 40ºC amb. temp. as standard
  • 143T-215T: Class 1, Div 1, Groups C & D; T3C; inverter duty (1-200 HP); 55ºC amb. temp.
  • 254T-449T: Class 1, Div 1, Groups C & D; T2C; inverter duty (1-200 HP); 55ºC amb. temp.
  • Three-Phase
Model Number
FL Amps (A)
FL Eff (%)
Approx Wt. (lbs.)

List Price
Model NumberHPRPMVoltageFrameEnclosureFL Amps (A)FL Eff (%)Approx Wt. (lbs.)SpecificationsList Price
IXPEWWE1-18-143T11800208-230/460143TTEXP1.685.570Specifications $917.50
IXPEWWE1.5-12-182T1.51200208-230/460182TTEXP2.287.5113Specifications $1,107.37
IXPEWWE1.5-18-145T1.51800208-230/460145TTEXP2.286.571  $1,001.85
IXPEWWE2-12-184T21200208-230/460184TTEXP2.988.5123Specifications $1,402.65
IXPEWWE2-18-145T21800208-230/460145TTEXP2.886.573Specifications $1,107.37

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