everything that rotates
                        needs to be balanced

 

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Electric Motors: Dynamic/Online Testing

Friday, March 09, 2012

In a previous post I discussed electric motor testing, specifically static or offline testing. This week I would like to tackle the subject of dynamic or online testing of electric motors. Read More

Vibration in Electric Motors

Saturday, August 06, 2011

Electric motors are one of the most commonly used pieces of equipment in industry; they drive everything, ranging from pumps, and fans, to conveyor belts and compressors. The motors come in various shapes and sizes, but their underlying design is similar. A basic electric motor has a magnetized stator that surrounds a rotor; the magnetic interaction between the two causes the rotor to spin. Read More