1. How does the cost of a phase converter compare to that of replacing three-phase motors with single-phase ones?

    electric motor


    In small horsepower ratings (under 3 HP), it may actually be economical to replace the motors.

    Read more
  2. What is the difference between an ODP and TEFC idler generator? Why are they important?


    Totally Enclosed Fan Cooled [TEFC]

    TEFC Motors are more reliable.

    Read more
  3. Three Phase Electric Motor Wiring Diagrams

    Electric Motor Wiring


    ALWAYS USE WIRING DIAGRAM SUPPLIED ON MOTOR NAMEPLATE


    Read more
  4. Motor Enclosure Types

    Katie Rydzewski


    Thank you Katie Rydzewski for explaining the motor enclosure types so well.

    Read more
  5. How To Read A Motor Nameplate

    Motor nameplate


    Reading a motor nameplate can sometimes pose a unique challenge. Most manufacturers display information differently, and nameplates often get dirty, damaged, and occasionally are removed. This can make reading a motor nameplate a difficult or frustrating task.

    Read more