Choice should be based on load, thrust, lubrication and other specific application needs.
Distorted waveforms can cause wasteful heat, more frequent equipment failure and added costs from increased power usage.
Variable mixing can provide a homogeneous process volume, consistent temperature and improved biological contact.
Permanent magnet motor technology gives users an option beyond surface and submersible choices.
Artificial intelligence and machine learning were hot topics at the show
EASA specialist says artificial intelligence and machine learning are here to stay.
Engineers are eschewing large motors for less centralized systems.
How electronic speed control drives, adjustable frequency drives, magnetic drives and steam turbine drives work to achieve true variable speed control.
VFDs can extend life by reducing wear on equipment and motors.
Consider these methods to help protect systems from high-frequency current damage.
Understand these concepts before starting squirrel cage induction motors.
Harmful common mode shaft voltages can damage motor bearings and cause premature machine failure.
Separation can improve delivery time and allow exact replacement.
Is adding some kind of variable speed control worthwhile?
Furnace blower motor design transformation was fueled by new end user and government standards.
This technology can help reduce blockages, detect damaged equipment and avoid dry runs, thus reducing motor stress.
Understand accessories, sizing, electrical performance and color.
What makes motors standard and what could make them special?
Morten Wierod of ABB on IIoT, Motors & Drives & Automation
Motion leader describes upcoming challenges in motors and drives.
Avoid operational problems during installation and startup
How fluid drive, eddy current drive and wound rotor motors work to achieve true variable speed control.
New requirements in 2020 offer opportunities for improving system function.
The Pumps & Systems editorial staff spoke with several industry leaders from Eaton for the 2019 State of the Industry issue. Eaton contributors: Nicole George, product manager, pumping variable...
Select enclosures based on the environment and conditions of the installation.
How new digital technologies enhance reliability.
Failures could increase the chance of an arc flash hazard and require more downtime for repairs.
Ground fault detectors provide economic efficiency by improving operational availability.
Early inspection revealed a winding fault in one municipal utility district.