Baldor Introduces BE$T Solution As An iPhone App


Mar 15, 2010

Baldor Electric Co. introduces its BE$T solution as an application for the iPhone. The Fort Smith, Ark.-based manufacturer's BE$T program can easily and accurately calculate an existing motor's annual electricity usage based on its nominal efficiency and compare it to the annual electricity usage of Baldor's Standard-E and Super-E premium efficiency motors.  It then recommends by catalog number, the appropriate Baldor motor for the application, and notes the payback period, in months, for replacing the existing motor. 

BE$T desktop can calculate the savings on a group of motors showing the amount of money that can be saved when all motors in the group are changed to Baldor Standard-E or Super-E designs.  The software is also capable of calculating and comparing yearly electrical savings when a variable speed drive is used verses a constant speed motor as well as also show annual CO2 footprint reductions.  BE$T is also available in CD-ROM format or downloadable from
The BE$T iPhone application is available from iTunes and can be located by searching on the keyword "Baldor."

For more information, visit:

Show Comments
Hide Comments

Join the discussion

We welcome your thoughtful comments.
All comments will display your user name.

Want to participate in the discussion?

Register for free

Log in for complete access.


No one has commented on this page yet.

RSS feed for comments on this page | RSS feed for all comments