Tech Notes

The Effects of High or Low Voltage on Electric Motors

Did you know that supplying your electric motor with too high or low of a voltage can cause a winding failure?

The Electrical Apparatus Service Association (EASA) published a great article on “The Effects of High or Low Voltage on Electric Motors”.

You can read that article by clicking here.

How to Get the Most from Your Electric Motors

Have you, the customer, ever wondered what YOU can do to ensure maximum reliability from your electric motors?

The Electrical Apparatus Service Association (EASA) has a great document on this topic.

To view this document click here.

Help! My motor runs hot….

A lot of the calls we receive at Burford are from customers concerned about their electric motors running too hot.

This is a valid concern, since excessive motor winding temperatures can greatly reduce the life of the motor winding.

The Electrical Apparatus Service Association (EASA) has a great article that discusses how to determine if your motor is truly running hot. To read this article click here.