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Getting The Most From Your Electric Motors

Publication date: 
February 2016
Type of media: 
Booklet

This 40-page booklet provides a great marketing tool for your service center! Use it to provide end users information that will help them obtain the longest, most efficient and cost-effective operation from general and definite purpose electric motors with these characteristics: 
  • Three-phase, squirrel-cage induction motors manufactured to NEMA MG 1 standards 
  • Power ratings from 1 to 500 hp (1 to 375 kW) 
  • Speeds of 900 to 3600 rpm (8 to 2 poles) 
  • Voltages up to 1000V, 50/60 Hz 
  • All standard enclosures (i.e., DP, TEFC, WPI, WPII) 
  • Rolling element (ball and roller) and sleeve bearings

This booklet covers topics such as:

  • Installation, startup and baseline information
  • Operational monitoring and maintenance
  • Motor and baseline installation data
  • How to read a motor nameplate
  • Motor storage recommendations

This resource is provided as a FREE download (use the link below). You can also purchase printed copies ready to distribute to your current or potential new customers.

Downloads available
Topic(s): 
AC motors
Alignment
Base/soleplate/foundation
Design/theory/application
Miscellaneous
Motor storage
Nameplates
Repair procedures and tips
Vibration