Central Florida Electrical Joint

Apprenticeship & Training Committee

Electric Motor Drive

Starts: January 16, 2008

Time: 5:30 P.M. to 8:30 P.M.

Wednesday nights for 6 weeks

Cost: $55.00 registration

Book $40.00

Electric Motor Drive
Installation and Troubleshooting
Written by
Glen A. Mazur & William J. Weindorf

This is by far the best book we've ever seen on the subject of electric motor control and motor drives.  This book provides a wealth of information. Experienced electricians will appreciate the technical insights this publication provides and individuals who are just beginning their career in electric motor control can be assured of getting off to a proper and safe start.

Th text/workbook provides in-depth coverage of electric power systems, electric motor types and performance characteristics, and basic motor control, all of which is needed to understand more complex motor drive functions.  The book then presents the theory, operation, and testing of key semiconductor control components such as diodes, transistors, SCR's, and IGBT's, and describes in detail the operation of these components in various types of drives including: DC Motor Drives, AC Soft-Starts, and AC Variable Frequency Drives.  Additionally there is concise information on drive applications, programming, and troubleshooting along with detailed reference data.



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