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Vertical Hollow Shaft Motors

WorldWide Electric Vertical Hollow Shaft Motors

Turbine Pump Motors

WorldWide Electric’s high efficiency Vertical Hollow Shaft (VHS) motors are designed for turbine pump applications for many industries, including irrigation / agriculture, municipal water, and power generation. They are ideally suited for use with inverters or soft starts, and are suitable for standard or high thrust applications.

One Motor for Multiple Water Transfer Needs
Our Vertical Hollow Shaft Motor is specifically designed for high thrust or deep well vertical turbine pump applications.

Product Features

  • 10 - 300 HP
  • 1800 RPM
  • 230/460 volt (10 - 75 HP)
  • 460 volt PWS (100 - 300 HP)
  • WPI enclosure with rodent screen protection
  • 1.15 service factor
  • Class F insulation
  • Vertical P base
  • Premium efficiency (WPEVHS Models)
  • High efficiency (WVHS Models)
  • Inverter duty, 10:1 variable torque
  • Spike resistant wiring per NEMA MG-1 Part 31
  • 120 volt space heaters
  • Double thrust bearing design (100-300 HP) for deeper well applications
  • Winding RTDs (125-500 HP)
  • White epoxy paint for cooler surface temperature
  • Standard coupling size included

Note: Model Number containing DB are Double Thrust Bearing Design For Deeper Well Applications

Model Number
Frame Size
FL Amps (A)
FL Eff (%)
Approx Wt. (lbs.)

List Price
Model NumberHPRPMVoltageFrameFrame SizeFL Amps (A)FL Eff (%)Approx Wt. (lbs.)SpecificationsList Price
WPEVHS10-18-215TP-10101800230/460215TP1012.291.7240Specifications $2,529.87
WPEVHS15-18-254TP-10151800230/460254TP1017.393417Specifications $3,157.08
WVHS15-18-254TP-10151800230/460254TP1018.586.5548  $2,714.60
WPEVHS20-18-256TP-10201800230/460256TP1023.593434Specifications $3,595.13
WPEVHS25-18-284TP-12251800230/460284TP1228.893.6483Specifications $4,311.95

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