Blog

Repairing Electric Motors: What Is Dynamic Balancing?

Electric motors are essential to productivity for many industries — without them, production would simply stop. If your business operations rely upon reliable electric motor operation, you know it’s not enough for your motors to just keep turning — they … Continue reading

Posted in Company News | Tagged , | Leave a comment

How Do You Get Rid of the Harmonics in an Electrical System?

Harmonics have been around longer than you might realize. Since the development of the very first AC generator more than a century ago, electrical systems have suffered the plague of harmonics. Harmonics are voltages and currents, that contain frequencies at … Continue reading

Posted in Company News | Tagged , | Leave a comment

How to Save Energy with Variable Frequency Drives

According to the Energy Information Administration, industrial motor systems consume around 25% of the electricity used throughout the United States — making motors the largest source of electricity use in the country. Unfortunately, when used on an industrial level, these … Continue reading

Posted in Company News | Tagged , | Leave a comment

What Is Winding Analysis and How Does It Work?

Have you checked the insulation system of your electric motor recently? Conducting regular preventative maintenance helps companies improve the longevity of their electric motors — reducing the amount you need to spend on repair, or replacement solutions. While many components … Continue reading

Posted in Company News | Tagged | Leave a comment

Infrared Thermography and Maintaining Electric Motors

In the industrial world, it’s almost second nature for technicians to seek out ways of preventing costly failures within facilities and machinery. After all, it takes less time and money to perform an inspection than to deal with sudden repairs. … Continue reading

Posted in Company News | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Should You Repair or Replace Your Electric Motor?

As crucial factors in many thriving industries, electric motors include a variety of complex and specialized parts that must all continue to run in optimum condition, in order to maintain productivity. Unfortunately, extensive use resulting in application wear and tear, … Continue reading

Posted in Company News | Tagged | Leave a comment

The Possibilities of CoolBLUE Technology

The Variable Frequency Drive, or VFD, emerged a number of decades ago — designed to provide precision, control, and substantial energy savings to both industrial, and commercial applications. Most electric motors today are designed to work with variable frequency drives, … Continue reading

Posted in Company News | Tagged , | Leave a comment

When Should You Be Using a VFD (Variable Frequency Drive) Rated Motor?

When it comes to pinpointing precision, minimizing utility costs, and managing electrical energy, variable frequency drives, are one of the most successful strategies available today, through a varied voltage and frequency of energy supplied to that motor. In other words, … Continue reading

Posted in Company News | Tagged , | Leave a comment