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Electrical Motor Diagnostics

Howard Penrose

Success By Design
Developed for electricians, mechanics, students, academia, and reliability/maintenance managers, Electrical Motor Diagnostics provides the information, case studies, and materials necessary to interpret motor circuit analysis, motor current signature analysis, electrical signature analysis, and other standard testing technologies for AC/DC electric motors, transformers, machine tool motors, synchronous motors, and generators including pass/fail values. Information on the development of a motor management program and the SUCCESS by DESIGN Time to Failure Estimation methodology for any technology are covered in detail.
Author Bio
Dr. Penrose is the President of SUCCESS by DESIGN, a reliability and maintenance services consult and publisher whose clients include General Motors, UAW-GM, US Steel, Monsanto, and numerous other businesses, large and small, worldwide. He has 25 years in the reliability and maintenance industry with experience from the shop floor to academia and manufacturing to military. Dr Penrose was an adjunct professor of engineering at the University of Illinois at Chicago from 1997-1999 and a Senior Research Engineer at the UIC Energy Resources Center. He is well published in trade magazines, is frequently invited to speak at industrial reliability events.