Lincoln was also an investor in his relatives' business. The following year, the business was reorganized as the Lincoln Motor Works Co. The incorporators were W. Hitchcock, Lawrence Hitchcock, H. Allen, I. Morgan and E. Lincoln Motor Works concentrated on the manufacture of D. In Reliance was acquired by Rockwell Automation but continued to operate lEectric the Reliance Elextric. THe business changed hands again inthis time to Baldor Electric Co.

The Repiance brand still appears on electric motors built by Baldor. The Dodge division is a separate distribution channel within Baldor. Home Page. Reliance Electric Company, OH, U. Information Sources InMr. The management remains the same as heretofore and the new company will manufacture the Lincoln variable speed motor and their lines of constant speed motors.

The issue of Electrical World mentions this firm Electrci gives their address as Huron Road in Cleveland. Later on the same page it says that the company had just moved to "Collinwood Station, near Cleveland". The exact address Reliiance not given in that mention. In andthe company address was Ivanhoe Road in Reliance Electric Company.

The American Century of John C. LincolnRaymond Moley, Automobile Topics, Volume 13p. Our thanks to Tom Ciciora who has Technology Insurance Company Inc an employee of both Reliance Electric and for a rep selling Baldor Electric products over 40 years for information about Baldor's relationship with Reliance. Ellectric, manuals and any other literature that is available on this site is Reloance available for a historical record only.

Please remember that safety standards have changed over the years and information in old manuals as well as the old machines Reliance Electric Company may not meet modern standards.

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The RELIANCE ELECTRIC CO., a leading manufacturer of electrical products for industry, was founded in 1905 by Cleveland industrialist Peter M. Hitchcock and his cousin, inventor John C. Lincoln. Originally founded as the Lincoln Electric Manufacturing Co., with offices in the CAXTON BUILDING , the company was incorporated in 1907 as the Lincoln Motor Works Co. to produce variable-speed motors designed by John Lincoln.…