Facebook Twitter LinkedIn YouTube Menu Search Arrow Right Arrow Left Arrow Down Arrow Up Home Arrow Next Arrow Previous RSS Icon Calendar Icon Warning Icon

Articles in industry publications

Trade press article

My motor failed. Now what?

  • June 2016
  • Number of views: 779
  • Article rating:

By Mike Howell
EASA Senior Technical Support Specialist

Process downtime is expensive—even more so when it’s unexpected. So, when an electric motor fails, we tend to pull, repair, or replace it, and move on as quickly as possible. In doing so, however, we may miss an opportunity to capture basic information that could help improve the reliability of the application. With a little planning, these data can be gathered with no delay in startup.

Topics covered include:

  • Collect initial data
  • Don't destroy two motors
  • Help your service center