# Alternator

• ## 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…

• ## Emergency Generator Set – Construction, Installation, Maintenance & Wiring

An Overview of Emergency Generator Set (Manuel Bolotinha) Introduction to Emergency Generator Set Hospitals, airports, shopping malls and office buildings, just to mention some examples, are very sensitive, in what…