Following the correct procedures for pump and motor alignment is necessary for reliable operation.
There are numerous factors to consider to ensure the best performance with this technology.
Minimize the damage caused by common mode noise.
Small teams can double the amount of calibrations they carry out with multifunction, documenting equipment.
At the end of May 2014, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) released the Final Rule that amends the regulation for integral horsepower motors. Until the rule takes effect June 1, 2016, motor...
The photovoltaic and tracking systems reduce energy expenses over diesel pumps.
Users should consider system changes to comply with the new EISA standard.
Looking at the big picture, asking the right questions and incorporating teamwork can determine the cause of failures.
Reduced downtime is an added benefit of sustainable procedures.
Additional equipment and built-in technology move these drives into new applications.
Discharges flowing through the bearings put motors at risk.
To ensure the best system setup, end users must first consider operating conditions, then conduct thorough cost-benefit calculations.
Process control software reduces costs while increasing process accuracy and protection.
Protecting these two components can lead to longer equipment life.
Bladder pressure tanks and irrigation systems are prime examples of how lead-lag systems, complete with motor controls, can meet high demand and reduce equipment wear.
The Integral Horsepower Motor Rule will take effect June 1, 2016.
Motor systems that are designed as entire packages are more reliable and affordable.
Manufacturers and operators produce, purchase and use better motors with regulated testing.
Motor Nameplate Letter Code Designations
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Vertical Motors Help Solve Pumping Problems
The benefits of these motors provide the flexibility needed for challenging pump applications. In the early 1920s, California’s agricultural industry was booming. As the demand for the Golden...