Air motors
Ingersoll-Rand has over 120 years of experience in in the design, fabrication & maintenance of air motors worldwide. The motors are designed & manufactured according to the highest known international norms & standards & have unique features, including:

  • Infinite speed variation by means of pressure control or valve – no expensive control units.
  • Direct start, stop or reversing possible – no uprev, or delay times.
  • Will not overheat or burn out when overloaded or throttled stop.
  • Safe use in hazardous environments – no electrical sparks or hydraulic oils.
  • Cold run characteristic minimizes the effect of hot, wet or dusty environments.
  • Low maintenance costs due to a simple, strong & solid construction.
  • Excellent possibilities to design into systems due to it’s compact dimensions, light weight & high power.
  • Temperature range up to 65ºC with normal lubrication & up to 130ºC with special lubrication.

The air motor range includes more than 200 standard cataloged motors, each available with a broad range of standard options:

  • Reversible & irreversible versions
  • Vane and piston engines
  • With & without gear reduction
  • Power from 0.11 to 30 hp
  • Rev. ranges from 23 to 12.250 rpm
  • torques of 0.2 to 1.478 Nm


Ingersoll Rand also has over 60 years experience in the design, fabrication & maintenance of air starters. The air starters program includes more than 34 standard motors for internal combustion engines & five for turbine engine applications, each available with a wide range of options:

  • Vane and turbine engines
  • Power from 8 to 130 hp
  • Torques from 53 to 816 Nm
  • Displacement up to 320 liters (diesel)
  • Bendix & air controlled drive
  • Supported & overhanging drive

Pressurized air accessories

  • Air Care
  • Silencing
  • Relay Valves
  • Launch Buttons
  • Remote
  • Service kits