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Getting The Most From Your Electric Motors

Publication date: 
February 2016
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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
AC motors
Motor storage
Repair procedures and tips