Leeson Motors

Washdown Motors

Leeson Product offerings of Three-phase washdown Duty Motors includes the original moisture-shedding "Duck" motor, a Premium stainless and SST stainless line, a line of Paint free "Washguard II" motors as well as the Extreme Duck, encapsulated motors.

Washguard White Epoxy Features include:

  • Durable RUST-OLEUM White Epoxy Coating
  • Stainless steel shaft, conduit box cover, nameplate, fan guard
  • Special gaskets, slingers and seals
  • Four endshield drains
  • Moisture-resistant interior components
  • Meets IP55 enclosure protection
  • Rigid Base and C-Face models available
Horsepower Speed (RPM)
1/3 to 15 3600
1/4 to 10 1800
1/2 to 1.5 1200

Leeson Explosion Proof Motors

Leeson Explosion-Proof motors are ideally suited for hazardous environments defined by the motor's explosion-proof class and group rating for use in applications that may contain explosive gases or materials.

UL Listed - Frames 56-145T and 182T-445T:

Class 1 Groups C & D and Class 2 Groups F & G (Divisions 1 & 2). Frames 182T-256T and 364T-449T: Class 1 Group C & D and Class 2 Groups F & G (Divisions 1 & 2). 250 HP, 449T and 449TS available as Class 1 Group D - Class 2 Groups F & G (Divisions 1 & 2).

  • Steel frames and cast aluminum end brackets: 56 - 145T
  • Cast iron frames and end brackets on frames: 182T and larger
  • Inverter-Rated designs available: constant and variable torque speed range of 6 to 60 Hz (10:1)
  • Nameplated for 190/380 Volt, 50 Hz operation
  • Premium Class F insulation system
  • Automatic reset thermal protector (56-145T) or thermostat (182T-449T)
  • Meets UL frame temperature limit code T3B
Three Phase Available Sizes
Horsepower Speed (RPM) Frame Size
1/3 to 250 3600 56 - 449TS
1/3 to 250 1800 56 - 449T
1/3 to 1/2 1200 56
50 Hz for use overseas

Leeson Helical Gear Reducers

Grove Gear Reducer

Leeson Helical gear Reducers

LEESON is a full-line North American manufacturer of electric motors, gearmotors and gear reducers for use in industrial and commercial applications, with nearly 4,000 items available from stock. Products offered include AC and DC motors, sub-fhp motors and gearmotors, adjustable speed drives, NEMA Gear+Motors, and right-angle gear reducers. Leeson Canada also features its own FHP® brand.

STEARNS manufactures one of the most comprehensive lines of standard and special AC/DC industrial brakes and clutches on the market today.STEARNS was the first company to develop self-adjusting brakes, as well as the originator of brakes for hazardous locations and the first known clutch.

LEESON relies on STEARNS components for it's brakemotors because of their simplicity, craftsmanship and reliability.

LEESON Canada is the largest distributor of STEARNS products in the country today. STEARNS components are warehoused across Canada in all LEESON branches and LEESON personnel are equipped to help you with any technical questions you may have about brake or clutch products.

Stearns Clutches & Brakes

Leeson / Grove Gear / Stearns