This Explosion Proof Fan features ball bearing pillow block construction designed for moving air with high moisture content. This exhaust fan is great for spray booths, ducts and industrial washing machines. Fan blades are made of non-sparking cast aluminum. Axial fans feature an explosion proof motor. Fan housing is made of heavy gauge steel with angle iron flanges welded on each end for superior strength. Sealed ball bearings feature external grease fittings. Bearings are located in the belt tube, removed from contaminated airstream. Belt tube interior is protected from contaminated air in duct by water slinger, dust cover and shaft seals. Angle flanges are pre-drilled with eight 7/16" diameter holes around the bolt circle for easy mounting. Adjustable motor base provides proper belt tension. Cast steel and turned steel sheaves. Continuous weld is moisture tight. Single phase design. Horsepower rating based upon maximum speed/load.