How does an AC induction motor work? Here’s a little animation to summarize things and hopefully make it all clear: Two pairs of electromagnet coils, shown here in red and blue, are energized in turn by an AC supply (notRead more
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Three phase induction motor
Three phase induction motor Three-phase squirrel-cage induction motor Induction motor construction Working principle of a three-phase motor AC motor slip Induction motor connection Three phase alternating current Star and delta Terminals marking Using single phase power supply Induction motor controlRead more
Single-phase induction motor
Single-phase induction motor Single-phase induction motor with starting (auxillary) winding Construction of Single-phase Induction Motor Working Principle of Single-phase Induction Motor Starting of Single-phase Induction Motor Single-phase motor connection Shaded pole induction motor Single-phase induction motor with asymmetrical stator A single-phaseRead more
Types of Electric Motors that we need to know.
An electric motor is capable of transforming electric current into mechanical movement. They are used everywhere, from home to industries and factories. Some electric motors are preferred in certain areas than others for multiple factors. Everyone of them has multipleRead more
Choosing Your Motor
When choosing an electric motor there are several things to consider to make sure you get the perfect drive solution for your product. With the guide below covering aspects of motor design such as torque, duty cycle, thermal limits andRead more
Guide In Choosing An Electric Motor
Over the past few years, electric motors have been observing several advancements in technology, owing to which its demand is gaining traction. The electric motors are widely used in applications such as household appliances, industrial machines, motor vehicles, and HVACRead more
Induction Motors Questions
Here are the most frequently asked questions on Induction motors. This article aims to cover most of the interview questions on induction motors so as to prepare you to crack a job interview. Explain the principle of operation of inductionRead more
What is an induction motor?
An induction motor is an electric machine that converts electrical energy into mechanical energy by means of electromagnetic induction. Unlike other electric motors, these motors do not require a separate excitation current to their rotors.Read more