220. Idea: How to Select a NEMA Motor!


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Electric motors are the lifeblood of industry and knowing how to properly select them is critical. It is easy to get overwhelmed if you have never sourced an electric motor before and this conversation will take all the stress away.
Mike Rathbun is an expert in all things power related and electric motors is one of his specialties. He shares practical tips that everyone needs to know to make the best decisions when it comes to electric motors. Mike reviews:

  • Nameplate basics (what matters most)
  • Operating environment considerations
  • Motor nomenclature
  • Reliability 101

This episode is packed with insight that you can implement right now to make an impact. Stop being confused by electric motors as we close the knowledge gap on this critical area of industry.

Enjoy and remember to keep asking why!
Guest: Mike Rathbun - Power & Control Solution Architecture Manager @ EECO
Host: Chris Grainger
Executive Producer: Adam Sheets
Podcast Editor: Andi Thrower

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