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ABB/Baldor at 100!

Congratulations to one of our oldest advertisers and a pioneering force in motors! In 1920, Edwin Ballman and Emil Doerr set out to “build a better motor,” defined as one that used less electricity. Now, a century later, ABB’s Baldor-Reliance motors continue a legacy. “We continue to take ABB’s Baldor-Reliance motors to the next level […]

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Robert Joseph Becker, 81

Arkansas shop owner dies at 81 Robert Joseph Becker, 81, of Fort Smith, Arkansas, passed away on October 30th, 2015 in Fayetteville. He had been the co-owner of Electric Motor Center and Becko Machine Works in Fort Smith as well as Electric Motor Center in Springdale. Bob was born on November 17th, 1933, in Hartman […]

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