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  • Business Intelligence General

    Turndown ratio in AC motor speed control

    June 29, 2020 by

    Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partner: eMotors Direct. What to consider when purchasing an AC motor that requires speed control Choosing the right motor and VFD type depends on a variety of factors; however, it is necessary to analyze how

  • Business Intelligence General

    Benefits of stainless steel washdown motors

    June 1, 2020 by

    Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partner: eMotors Direct. Best characteristics for food production and pharmaceutical applications that require frequent washdowns with minimum downtime. With the advent of advanced industrial automation and control systems, many companies are making extensive use of

  • Business Intelligence General Technology

    Why use a custom gear reducer?

    November 29, 2019 by eMotors Direct

    Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partners: What you need to know when designing a gearmotor solution in five easy steps A gear reducer is a way to increase the torque and reduce the speed of a motor. However, there are

  • Business Intelligence General

    Benefits of soft starters for electric motors

    April 9, 2019 by William Schrottky

    Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partners: They relieve stress that drives up costs and reduces productivity In electric motor applications, it is important to avoid situations that create unnecessary wear and tear on the motor and driven machinery. This can

  • Prevent VFD-induced damage in electric motors

    February 1, 2019 by William Schrottky

    Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partners: eMotors Direct suggests two methods to avoid bearing failure Electric motors fitted with variable frequency drives (VFD) are at risk of bearing damage due to a build-up of current in the rotor that discharges