Essential Motor Accessories

Motor Accessories

If you’re reading this post, you’ve probably purchased a motor and are thinking about the tools you need to install in order to ensure that your motor encounters as few problems as possible. Obvious accessories such as shims, grease, couplings, sheaves and belts are required for motor installation, but what about other considerations?

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Speed Changes for Industrial Applications

Motor Speed Speed Changes for Industrial Applications Industrial Knowledge Zone

The large majority of plant operations are powered by electric motors. Even so, it is rare to achieve full output speed with the most common design type of electric motors, the NEMA B. How do operators select the motor change speeds that are right for equipment processes? Motor speed can be varied through the use of electronic drives or mechanically with belts and sheaves, chain and sprockets or gearing.

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