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Motor Reference





ITRC Report No.

R 11-001



14 pages


Full Reference

Grissa, M.  2011.  Motor Reference.  Irrigation Training & Research Center, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California, USA.






This document contains summary information about the following motor topics:  motor selection information, AC induction motors, inverter duty motors, variable frequency drives, motor losses, and troubleshooting.  The information contained in this document was gathered from a variety of online, interview, and print sources, including NEMA specifications, with support from the California Energy Commission (CEC) PIER Program.





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