# Alternator

• ## What is Motor Generator Set and How Does it Work?

M-G Set – Construction, Working, Advantages, Disadvantages and Applications What is a Motor Generator Set? Motor Generator set is a device used to convert electrical power to another form of…

• ## Parallel Operation of DC Generators – Synchronization of Generators

Parallel Operation of DC Generators – Condition, Advantages and Load Sharing In a power system network, power is supplied by many generators that are connected in an interconnected network. Instead…

• ## Fleming’s Left Hand Rule and Fleming’s Right Hand Rule

Fleming’s Left and Right Hand Rules – What is the Difference? John Ambrose Fleming introduced these useful rules in the late 19th century which are applicable in magnetism and electromagnetism.…

• ## Synchronous Generator and Alternator Formulas & Equations

Alternator and Synchronous Generator Formulas & Equations The following synchronous generator & alternator formulas and equations can be used to design, simplify, and analyze the basic AC generators circuits to…

• ## DC Generator Formulas and Equations

DC Series and Shunt Generator Formulas & Efficiency, Power & EMF Equations The following basic DC generator formulas and equations can be used to design, simplify, and analyze the basic…

• ## Generator Protection – Types of Faults & Protection Devices

Types of Generator Faults and Protection Devices Common Generator Faults Generator faults are usually classified into internal and external faults; internal faults are due to problems within the generator components…

• ## Difference Between AC and DC Generator

Main Differences Between AC and DC Generator The electrical machine is a device that converts mechanical energy into electrical energy & vice versa. The Generator is a type of machine…

• ## Difference Between Alternator and Generator with Comparison

Key Differences between an Alternator and a Generator Alternator and generator are both mechanical devices that convert mechanical energy into electrical energy. Apart from that, they are different from each…

• ## Generator and Alternator Symbols

Alternator and Generator Symbols At the end of this post, a list is given showing all the related alternators and generator symbols in single image. Generic Symbol of Generator This…

• ## All About Electrical Protection Systems, Devices And Units

Electrical Protection Units And Systems Introduction to Electrical Protection Systems HV, MV and LV[1] electric installations and equipments are subjected to internal and external faults that can cause serious damages…