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Basic Motors and VFD’s - Two Day Tickets
Tue, Sep 19, 2017, 9:00 AM – Wed, Sep 20, 2017, 4:00 PM EDT
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We will be diving into electric motor basics on day 1 and on day 2 we will be doing AC Variable Speed Drive Basics Part 1.
Day 1 : Electric Motor Basics
This presentation is designed to cover the basics of the electric motors to include the history and an overview of electricity. Motor components, types and specifications are covered as well as nameplate data. Installation issues and basic motor maintenance with failure methods will also be covered.
Who should attend:
Anybody looking for an entry level understanding of what an electric motor is, how it works, and how to care for it. Sales, Maintenance, Purchasing, Machine Operators.
Requirements to attend:
None, but basic electricity is helpful.
Day 2: AC Variable Speed Drive Basics Part 1
Description: This presentation is the first of a two part session on AC drives. It starts with a short review of what an electric motor is and how it functions. Next comes an explanation on what is a drive and how they are constructed. From there it goes on to how the drive actually functions to control a motor. Different types of drive configurations are mentioned and what their purpose is. Applications and load types are discussed. The day ends on an introduction to drive issues / problems that may arise when applying a drive.
Who should attend: Anybody looking for an entry level understanding of what an AC variable speed drive is, how it functions, and when / how it’s applied. Sales, Maintenance
Requirements to attend: None, but basic electricity and AC motor knowledge is helpful.
No prerequisites, this is a basic class.
Lunch, refreshments, and snacks are included each day.
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
Training will be held at Horner APG: 59 S. State Ave. Indianapolis, IN 46201. Parking is across the street and the gate code is: 5309
How long will the training last each day?
The training will go from 9 am ET to 4 PM ET each day.