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Archive: Category «Electric Motor»

Selection Of Crane Duty Motors (Part 1)

The operating conditions such as duty cycle, startup, temperature and operating environment are vital considerations in the motor efficiency and reliability. It is absolutely essential to match the motors to… Read more

Jul 22, 2013 | Ashok Parikh

Selection Of Crane Duty Motors

What is the rewind scenario if a motor fails?

Unlike an initial motor purchase where your decision is limited to procuring a standard versus a premium efficiency motor, a motor failure or burnout produces three alternatives. Your options are… Read more

Jul 10, 2013 | Edvard

What is the rewind scenario if a motor fails?

Few Words About Capacitor-Start (CS) Motors

The capacitor-start (CS), or more precisely, capacitor-start, induction-run motor, is a modified split-phase induction motor used for hard-to-start loads. CS motors are efficient and require starting currents about 5 times… Read more

Jun 14, 2013 | Edvard

Start-run capacitor single-phase induction motor (Source ABB)

Split-phase motors for medium-duty applications

The split-phase (SP), or more accurately, the resistance-start, split-phase, induction run motor,is recommended for medium-duty applications. It can run at constant speed even under varying load conditions where moderate torque is… Read more

Jun 12, 2013 | Edvard

Split-phase motors for medium-duty applications


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