Motors And Drives Training

Number of Videos in Series: 9 Number of Credits that can be earned: 1 Price of Series: $29.95
  • Overview

    Part 1 of the Motors and Drives Series describes key terminology surrounding motors and differences between general motor types, including: ac induction motors, dc motors, servo systems, and stepper...

  • AC Induction Motor--How It Works

    Part 2 of the Motors and Drives Series details the advantages, disadvantages, and different components that make up a standard ac motor; a standard squirrel cage motor is highlighted.

  • DC Motor--Advantages and Disadvantages

    Part 3 of the Motors and Drives Series details the advantages, disadvantages, and different components that make up a standard dc motor.

  • Stepper Motor--Advantages and Disadvantages

    Part 4 of the Motors and Drives Series details the advantages, disadvantages, and different components that make up a standard stepper motor.

  • Servo Motors--Advantages and Disadvantages

    Part 5 of the Motors and Drives Series details the advantages, disadvantages, and different components that make up a standard servo motor.

  • AC Induction Motor--Name Plate

    Part 6 of the Motors and Drives Series explains name plate information, which should appear on all motors.

  • AC Induction Motor--Speed and Slip

    Part 7 of the Motors and Drives Series describes how ac induction motors get their base speeds and how to calculate slip.

  • AC Induction Motor—Speed Control and Transmissions

    Part 8 of the Motors and Drives Series describes methods to vary speeds of ac induction motors.

  • AC Induction Motor--Control Types

    Part 9 of the Motors and Drives Series explains various types of control for ac induction motors, including: motor starters, soft starters, and variable frequency drives (inverter).