Jake & Tekkie
I agree that Baldor is quality and their integrity isn't questioned.
The Armstrong pump is brand new, ordered from the old identical one, to
insure the impellar would be cut the same. I'm told by the motor shop
the impellar isn't wrong, they checked that out, with specs from
They said the motor draws almost full load amps running on the bench,
now they are saying the replacement is doing the same. Baldor asked
for both motors back to check.
I was just wondering if anyone else experienced the same. It seems
unlikely that with the time period, both motors being at fault, but yet
The motor guy has about 30 some years experience, I'm in my 46th year.
I'm still learning, just keep on realizing how little I know.
I will report back what is told to me from Baldor. This is all
warranty work, I'm hoping to cry to Armstrong rep, and maybe get a