Hitachi : 6” Canned Type Submersible Motors

A high performance canned type motor for deep well pumps

Hitachi submersible motors are fully featured for many years of dependable operation. Performance meets or exceeds that of other manufacturers. Horsepower and temperature ratings are continuous for operation at 95°F (35°C) with a minimum 0.5 ft./sec. cooling flow past the motor.

Oceania range is a dedicated 50cycle motor series.

Product Features:

  • Replaceable plug-in  type lead

  • Waterproof canned insulation – prevents well water from entering the motor

  • Heat resistant against thermal fluctuations and internal stress

  • Water temperature rating 35°c exceeds nema standards

  • Color-coded double-insulated flat lead design

  • Epoxy filled – provides excellent heat conductivity

  • Extra large carbon sleeve bearings for extra stability of motor and pump shafts

  • Kingsbury-type high-capacity thrust bearings

  • Corrosion-resistant components

  • Stainless steel sand slinger will not deteriorate


  • Cable: Plug-in type, 3.8m

  • Shaft: NEMA splined, 5-50HP(3.7-37kW)

  • Flange: NEMA standard

  • Speed: 50hz, 3600 r/min

  • Horsepower: 5HP - 50HP

  • Voltage: 230v, 416v

  • Maximum temperature: 5-40HP 35°C, 50HP 25°C

  • Flow rate: 0.15m/sec


  • Castings: Baked epoxy-coated grey iron

  • Shaft: Splined stainless steel

  • Fasteners: Stainless steel

  • Lead wire (or cable): Stranded copper, double-insulated,600V

  • Thrust bearings: Kingbury-type stainless steel

  • Slinger and guide: Stainless steel

  • Housing: Stainless steel

  • Can: Stainless steel inner liner

  • Pivot shoe: Stainless steel

  • Bearing: carbon

  • Rotor: Double epoxy coated

Market Sectors:

  • Commercial
  • Agriculture
  • Irrigation
  • Municipal


  • Municipal water supply

  • Industrial irrigation

  • Building water supply


  • HTSM