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Electric Motors & Motor Controls 2nd Edition

Jeff Keljik

  • Published
  • Previous Editions 1995
  • 448 Pages

Overview

This book is designed for electrical professionals and students who need to understand motor controls from a practical perspective. By first introducing basic controls, and then progressing to more complex controls for various motors and various applications, Electric Motors and Motor Controls, 2E provides a strong foundational knowledge of motor theory. Coverage includes the latest information on modern controls, while still including older controls that are still in use. The National Electrical Code® is cited throughout the book to acquaint readers with how to install and maintain motor systems effectively and safely.

Jeff Keljik, Dunwoody Institute, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Jeff Keljik is a graduate of Dunwoody College of Technology and holds a Bachelor's degree from Metropolitan State University. He previously served as head of the electrical department at Dunwoody College of Technology and played an integral part in developing their Electrical Design and Management program. The recipient of both the 1993 Kraemer Fellowship Award for new technology education and an award for International Technical Teacher Education, Mr. Keljik also holds a Master Class A license and a Journeyman’s Class A license, both from the State of Minnesota. He is an Executive Board Member for the North Central Electrical League and serves on the Education Committee for the Minnesota Electrical Association.
  • Logically-sequenced topics, with each chapter building on information learned in the chapter before
  • Thorough coverage of why motors work and why they may fail
  • Comprehensive coverage of basic control schemes and how they are created
  • NEC® requirements in the most commonly-used scenarios
  • Applications of both new and traditional controls and methods
Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction
Chapter 1: Single-Phase Motors
Chapter 2: Three-Phase Motors and Generators
Chapter 3: Baisc Motor Control
Chapter 4: Controllers, Relays, and Timers
Chapter 5: Three-Phase Motors, Controls, and Full Voltage Starting
Chapter 6: Motor Acceleration and Deceleration
Chapter 7: Motor Maintenance and Installation
Chapter 8: Special Motors
Chapter 9: Power Distribution and Monitoring Systems
Chapter 10: DC Motors, Generators, and Controls
Appendix A Wiring Diagrams
Appendix B Formulas
Appendix C Symbols
Appendix D Troubleshooting
Glossary
Index

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FOR INSTRUCTORS

Electric Motors & Motor Controls

ISBN: 9781401898410
This book is designed for electrical professionals and students who need to understand motor controls from a practical perspective. By first introducing basic controls, and then progressing to more complex controls for various motors and various applications, Electric Motors and Motor Controls, 2E provides a strong foundational knowledge of motor theory. Coverage includes the latest information on modern controls, while still including older controls that are still in use. The National Electrical Code® is cited throughout the book to acquaint readers with how to install and maintain motor systems effectively and safely.

Instructor's Guide

ISBN: 9781401898427

FOR STUDENTS

Electric Motors & Motor Controls

ISBN: 9781401898410
This book is designed for electrical professionals and students who need to understand motor controls from a practical perspective. By first introducing basic controls, and then progressing to more complex controls for various motors and various applications, Electric Motors and Motor Controls, 2E provides a strong foundational knowledge of motor theory. Coverage includes the latest information on modern controls, while still including older controls that are still in use. The National Electrical Code® is cited throughout the book to acquaint readers with how to install and maintain motor systems effectively and safely.