Troubleshooting Motor Control Circuits

IEP203 - 16.00 Hours

Description

This hands-on 16 hour training course provides a review of motor control circuits used in industry and facility applications. An emphasis is placed on AC and DC motor control circuits, variable speed and frequency drive techniques, and a variety of soft start configurations. During the two-day course, participants actually build and troubleshoot a number of circuits in lab.

This course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class for your organization, please contact Knowledge Engineering at (800) 541-7149 or ke@teex.tamu.edu.

Description

This hands-on 16 hour training course provides a review of motor control circuits used in industry and facility applications. An emphasis is placed on AC and DC motor control circuits, variable speed and frequency drive techniques, and a variety of soft start configurations. During the two-day course, participants actually build and troubleshoot a number of circuits in lab.

Prerequisites

    A basic knowledge of electricity is assumed. Troubleshooting Industrial Control Circuits is preferred.

Topics

Demonstration and Lecture includes:+Standard diagram symbols+Terminology+Control circuits-diagrams+AC reversing magnetic starters+Over current protection for control circuits+Reduced voltage control+Two step part winding starter+Auto transformer starter+Electronic soft start+Multiple speed controls+Variable Frequency Drive (VFD) and Variable Speed Drive (VSD)+Motor name plate data+Hands-On Activities include:+3-wire control circuits with pilot light for run+3-wire control circuits with pilot light for stop+3-wire control circuits with a push-to-test pilot light+Jog circuit using a selector switch+Jog circuit using a start button+Jogging using a control relay+3-wire control with multiple start+3-wire control with reversing starter circuit and pilot lights+3-wire control with two speed starter+Primary resistance starter circuit+Wye-delta starter

Suggested Audience

    Maintenance technicians, electricians, facility maintenance employees, electrical maintenance personnel and automation technicians.

Other Information

Please call customer service at 1-800-541-7149 for more information or email us at ke@teex.tamu.edu

Contact Information

Knowledge Engineering
Phone: (979) 458-6710 | Tollfree: (800) 541-7149
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