# Motors

• ## Torque-Slip and Torque-Speed Characteristics of Induction Motor

Torque-speed & Torque-slip Characteristics of an Induction Motor Torque-slip Characteristics Torque-slip characteristics give the relation between torque and slip. The torque-slip characteristics show how the torque changes with a change…

• ## Torque Equation of Induction Motor

Starting Torque, Full Load Torque, Torque at Synchronous Speed & Condition for Maximum Torque Equations of an Induction Motor An induction motor is widely used in industries as it produces…

• ## Equivalent Circuit of Induction Motor

What is the Equivalent Circuit of Induction Motor? An induction motor works on the principle of electromagnetic induction. The working of an induction motor is similar to the transformer. Also,…

• ## 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…

• ## How to Run a Three-Phase Induction Motor on a Single-Phase Power Supply?

Running a 3-Φ Induction Motor on a 1-Phase Supply – 3 Methods According to the type of AC power supply, induction motors are classified into two types; three-phase induction motor…

• ## What happens if You Connect a 3-Φ Induction Motor to 1-Phase Supply?

What will happen to the 3-Φ (400V) Induction Motor If Connected to 1-Phase (230V) Supply? As the name suggests, a 3-phase induction motor must be connected to the three phases…

• ## What happens to the 3-Phase Motor When 2 Out of 3 Phases are Lost?

What will happen to the 3-Φ Induction Motor Incase of Failure of 2 of the 3-Phases? When a linear or balanced load is connected to the 3-Φ supply system, the…

• ## What happens to the 3-Phase Motor When 1 Out of 3 Phases is Lost?

What will happen to the 3-Φ Induction Motor Incase of Failure of 1 of the 3-Phases? A three phase induction motor must be connected to all the three phases for…

• ## What is a VFD (Variable Frequency Drive)? – Circuit, Working, Types & Applications

Variable Frequency Drive (VFD) – Circuit Diagram, Working, Types, Advantage, Disadvantages, and Applications There are different types of large electrical motors used in industries that have very high power consumption.…

• ## Hopkinson’s Test – Circuit Diagram, Working and Applications

What is Hopkinson’s Test? Its Circuit Diagram and Operation in Motor Generator Set & Coupling What is Hopkinson’s Test? A Hopkinson Test is used to identify the efficiency of two…