NEW series wound / reversible motor. 5/8" shaft with 3/16" key way (key not included).
56C frame / Shaft length 1 3/4 long. 3 hp DC motor with 5/8 shaft built very tough - YouTube. Only motors with magnets can be turned into power generators (like the one below). Make wind turbine from DC motor Tread mill Wind generator DIY project - YouTube. Power generator will not work with 3 hp motor - Series wound type.
No magnets in Kirby motor so only use for a motor and not generator. If you are a motor expert then you can FLASH CHARGE the spinning Kirby. Must be manually "FLASHED" with each start up cycle.If you want to use it as a generator. For use as a motor it is "just plug & play". Runs great on any car or boat battery.
Only motors with magnets can be turned into power generators (like the one above). This is a very substantial and solid motor at 24 lbs! Coated with heavy powder coating, corrosive sealed for salt water use and all brass hardware! Heavy duty plate, bearings and rotor for decades of very dependable service life! THIS MOTOR IS BUILT RIGHT.
VERY HIGH QUALITY AND SOLID DESIGN. The item "3 HP DC MOTOR 13.6VDC/ 2.68hp at 12 VDC Electric Car/Bike/Kart (With Base)" is in sale since Tuesday, April 14, 2020.This item is in the category "Business & Industrial\Industrial Automation & Motion Controls\Electric Motors\General Purpose Motors". The seller is "windturbinesales" and is located in Lancaster, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.