Category Archives: Motor Repair

Repair or Replace: The Decision-Making Process

Electric motors represent an essential aspect of many thriving industries in today’s market. They keep companies running smoothly and can provide years of efficient and effective performance. But no matter how well you maintain your motor, there will come a … Continue reading

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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

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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

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The Benefits of Hydrogen Welding Torch vs Oxy-Acetylene

Most modern HVACR technicians use oxy-acetylene for cutting and welding, as opposed to oxy-hydrogen. But, noxious gases, which result while acetylene burns, do little for the environment. Acetylene is more highly regarded than other fuel gases for the fact that … Continue reading

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Does Rewinding your Motor Decrease Efficiency?

When a motor fails, or begins to show signs of deterioration, engineering teams and maintenance experts must come together to determine how to address the problem. In some cases, repairing the motor outright may be possible, where other outcomes require … Continue reading

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Why VPI is Better than Dip and Bake Methods

Ensuring the longevity and robustness of an insulation system is integral to the maintenance of motors and generators. With age, the insulation used for the coils and windings begins to deteriorate quite considerably, causing gaps and voids that could affect … Continue reading

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Tips to Maintain Your Industrial Generator

Possibly the only thing worse than not having your electrical service up and running is discovering that your backup power generator is on the fritz, too. For many businesses, engineers, and homeowners, having a constant supply of electrical power is … Continue reading

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Welcome to our blog

This is our opportunity to enlighten visitors about our processes and the industry as a whole, while giving you a behind-the-scenes look at what goes on here at Sloan Electromechanical. Since 1938, we have created a full range of in-house … Continue reading

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