HVAC Motor Series
Through our partnership with HVACKnowItAll, we wrote a 4 part HVAC motor series disucssing how HVAC motor's work, how to troubleshoot your HVAC Motors, optimizing your HVAC motor supply chain, and how to cross-reference OEM HVAC motors. Read now!
Power Consumption of a 3-Phase vs a Single-Phase Motor
Though single-phase and 3-phase power supplies have their pros and cons, they have different applications. Read this article to learn more.
DC Motor RPM vs Voltage
DC motor's speed, torque, and voltage are all interconnected. Understand the different ways you can control your electric motor. Read more!
How to Size a DC Motor
We look at the physical, mechanical, and electrical requirements to ensure the motor you have chosen is entirely up to the task. Read more!
What You Need to Know About Manufacturer Warranty
Taking the time to properly understand your equipment's limitations and your intended application's requirements will help you operate your electric motor within the warranty's scope and avoid common user errors that could void your coverage.
What Causes Motor Overload?
Most, if not all, electric motor manufacturers do not provide a warranty if the product has been damaged due to overload. That is why you must understand what can cause motor overload, learn how to recognize it, and understand your intended application so you can avoid damage to your costly assets.
NEMA 250 Types vs IEC 60529 Ratings
NEMA 250 Types and IEC 60529 Ratings are systems of standardization for electrical equipment enclosures. However, since NEMA 250 Types test for additional protections, the two rating systems are not interchangeable.
How Does a DC Motor Work?
This article is your guide to the fundamentals of DC electric motors, giving you the information you need to decide for yourself if they're the right fit for your application.
What is a VFD, and How Does it Work?
VFDs give you greater control over how your AC motor performs, enabling you to find opportunities to increase efficiency and performance and maximize productive quality.