Using the same concept of a trifecta (three factors for success), this article provides companies with the winning strategies of motor maintenance, focusing on the three reliability tasks for electric motor testing and the order in which they should be applied.
- Noah Bethel
- PdMA Corporation
A polarization index is a 10-minute timed insulation test using a megohmmeter to measure resistance to ground. If you plot or graph the results incrementally, it will give you a profile of the resistance to ground. There are five distinct patterns that we'll get...
- Don Donofrio
- The Snell Group
The standards working group behind the present edition of IEEE Std 43 made significant changes in the overall standard, including modifications to temperature normalization to 40°C. This was done to accommodate the many changes and observations in insulation chemistry and combinations over the past decades...
- Howard Penrose
- MotorDoc LLC