Types of Power Transmission Drives

Types of Power Transmission Drives: Mechanical power available at the motor shaft has to be transmitted to the driven machine or machines. Various types of power transmission drives are namely,…

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Types of Electric Drives

Types of Electric Drives: The various types of electric drives used in industry may be divided into three types, namely Group Drive, Individual Drive and Multi-motor drives. 1. Group Drive:…

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Energy Conservation in Electrical Drives

Energy Conservation in Electrical Drives: Application of Variable Speed Drives : Several drives are driven at constant speeds by induction or synchronous motors, although operation of Application of Variable Speed Drives…

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Energy Losses in Electrical Drive System

Energy Losses in Electrical Drive System: Energy conservation in electrical drive is achieved by reduction of losses in its various parts. Typical Energy Losses in Electrical Drive System include the…

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Semiconductor Converter Controlled Drives

Semiconductor Converter Controlled Drives: These are now widely used both in ac and dc tractions involving dc and ac motors, and the conventional drives have all become outdated, and will…

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Conventional DC and AC Traction Drives

Conventional DC and AC Traction Drives: The commonly used Conventional DC and AC Traction Drives are The dc Traction Drives Employing Resistance Control: The dc traction drives employing resistance control…

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