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Step Angle in Stepper Motor

Manish Kumar Saini

Manish Kumar Saini

Updated on 24-Sep-2021 06:01:08

Basics of Stepper MotorThe stepper motor or stepping motor is an electromechanical energy conversion device which has a rotor movement in discrete steps. The number of pulses fed into the control circuit of the motor determines the angular rotation of the rotor.Each input pulse initiates the drive circuit of the ... Read More

Types of Stepper Motors

Manish Kumar Saini

Manish Kumar Saini

Updated on 24-Sep-2021 05:58:26

A stepper motor is an electromechanical energy conversion device which converts electrical input power into mechanical output power. Basically, it is a brushless motor that can divide a full rotation into an equal number of steps and the operation of the motor can be accurately controlled with no-feedback system when ... Read More

Split-Phase Induction Motor – Operation and Characteristics

Manish Kumar Saini

Manish Kumar Saini

Updated on 24-Sep-2021 05:56:04

A split-phase induction motor is a type of single-phase induction motor in which the stator is provided with a starting or auxiliary winding (S) and a main or running winding (M). The starting winding is displaced by 90° from the main winding as shown in the figure.The starting winding operates ... Read More

Shaded Pole Induction Motor – Operation and Characteristics

Manish Kumar Saini

Manish Kumar Saini

Updated on 24-Sep-2021 05:53:03

A shaded pole induction motor is a type of self-starting 1-phase induction motor. It consists of a stator and a squirrel cage type rotor. The stator of the shaded pole motor is made up of salient poles and each pole is slotted on a side and a copper ring is ... Read More

Rotating Magnetic Field Produced by Two-Phase Supply

Manish Kumar Saini

Manish Kumar Saini

Updated on 24-Sep-2021 05:48:38

A 1-phase supply produces a pulsating magnetic field which does not rotate in the space. Therefore, a 1-phase supply cannot produce rotation in a stationary rotor. Although, like a 3-phase supply, the 2-phase supply can also produce a rotating magnetic field of constant magnitude. Therefore, all the single-phase induction motors, ... Read More

Repulsion-Start Induction-Run Motor: Operating Principle and Characteristics

Manish Kumar Saini

Manish Kumar Saini

Updated on 24-Sep-2021 05:43:49

A repulsion-start induction-run motor consists of a stator carrying a single-phase exciting winding and a rotor which has a closed type armature winding with a commutator and brushes. The brushes on the commutator are short circuited. In the repulsion-start induction-run motor, the action of repulsion motor is combined with that ... Read More

Repulsion Induction Motor – Construction, Working, and Characteristics

Manish Kumar Saini

Manish Kumar Saini

Updated on 24-Sep-2021 05:41:24

In the repulsion induction motor, a high starting torque is due to repulsion motor action. When it is running, the repulsion-induction motor functions through a combination of repulsion motor and induction motor action.Construction of Repulsion Induction MotorThe construction of a 2-pole repulsion induction motor is shown in the figure.It consists ... Read More

Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Motors

Manish Kumar Saini

Manish Kumar Saini

Updated on 24-Sep-2021 05:30:46

The printed circuit board (PCB) motor consists of a rotor in the form a disc which is made up of non-magnetic and non-conducting material. Hence, the printed circuit board motor is also called as disc armature motor. The basic construction of a printed circuit board motor is shown in the ... Read More

Permanent Split Capacitor (PSC) Induction Motor

Manish Kumar Saini

Manish Kumar Saini

Updated on 24-Sep-2021 05:28:51

A permanent split capacitor (PSC) motor is a type of single-phase induction motor. The circuit diagram of a permanent split-phase motor is shown in the figure below. The permanent split-phase induction motor consists of a squirrel cage rotor and the stator has two windings, viz. starting or auxiliary winding and ... Read More

Performance Analysis of Single-Phase Single-Winding Induction Motor

Manish Kumar Saini

Manish Kumar Saini

Updated on 24-Sep-2021 05:25:54

The performance analysis of a single-phase, single-winding induction motor can be done with the help of the equivalent circuit that is shown in the figure. There are both forward and backward components of power and torque is present in the motor.Here, the torque of the backward field is in the ... Read More

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