five tips for better electric motor maintenance

Electric Outboards Coming to Fishing Boats

Lund Fury 1600 with all electric Pure Outboard / Derrek Stewart Lindner saw an article on TechCrunch that piqued his interest and catered to his passion for cleaner waters and better care for fisheries in the future The article talked about Pure Watercraft's Pure Outboard that was a electric outboard motor for boats

5 Essential Tips for Safe Electrical Repairs

All electrical wiring and devices have an amperage or amp rating This is the maximum amount of electrical current they can safely carry Most standard circuits are rated for 15 amps or 20 amps while large-appliance circuits (such as for electric dryers and ranges) may be rated for 30 40 50 amps or even more

10 Tips for Seasonal Garage Door Maintenance

Garage door maintenance is often overlooked but twice-a-year seasonal inspection and maintenance should be part of your routine Garage doors that are neglected can put a lot of stress on an automatic garage door opener and spending an hour or two in the early spring and late fall each year may save you from an expensive repair bill

Electric Vehicle Basics

2020-8-14EVs (also known as plug-in electric vehicles) derive all or part of their power from electricity supplied by the electric grid They include AEVs and PHEVs AEVs (all-electric vehicles) are powered by one or more electric motors They receive electricity by plugging into the grid and store it in batteries They consume no petroleum-based fuel and produce no tailpipe emissions

The Real Costs Of Owning A Hybrid

Regular maintenance on the electric engine is a bit different and this is good news Barring any problems it doesn't need a real service for up to 80 000 miles or 4-5 years Wouldn't it be nice if all unpleasant events could be avoided for five years? We're talking to you Dr Drill-A-Lot

Chapter 5 Types of Maintenance Programs

1999-3-29Chapter 5 Types of Maintenance Programs 5 1 Introduction What is maintenance and why is it performed? Past and current maintenance practices in both the private and government sectors would imply that maintenance is the actions associated with equipment repair after it is broken The dictionary deines maintenance as follows: "the work

Preventive Maintenance Plan

If you're currently relying solely on reactive maintenance then your company is probably wasting tens to hundreds of thousands of dollars every year due to a lack of a consistent preventive maintenance plan The good news is that starting a preventive maintenance program isn't complicated when you have a clear idea of the steps you need to take

Top 5 Diesel Car Maintenance Tips

Top 5 Diesel Car Maintenance Tips Top 5 Diesel Car Maintenance Tips Experts suggest that owners should change motor oil at every 3 000 kilometre range time cars are worn out within few years of purchase To extend diesel vehicle operation first switch the engine on for five minutes on a chilled winter day On a cold weather the

Five Maintenance Tips For Electric Heating Elements

2020-7-15Electric heating elements play paramount roles in different areas of everyday functioning For instance they are used in various industries such as rubber and food production among others Purchasing such items is a significant investment that you need to make for your enterprise to venture For this reason if any of these equipment gets spoilt []

Common Causes for Electric Motor Failure

2020-8-19Most of the electric motor failures occur at the start up Most of them are caused by the over-heating of motor There are also other factors which greatly affect the performance of electric motors such as low resistance dirt moisture over-current and vibrations Electric motors should be installed very carefully and should be looked after at regular intervals

Determining Electric Motor Load and Efficiency

2014-4-28Reasons to Determine Motor Loading Most electric motors are designed to run at 50% to of rated load Maximum efficiency is usually near 75% of rated load Thus a 10-horsepower (hp) motor has an acceptable load range of 5 to 10 hp peak efficiency is at 7 5 hp A motor 's efficiency tends to decrease dramatically below about 50% load

5 Fuel Efficient Driving Techniques That Really Work

5 Slow down While every model is different most vehicles' gas mileage starts to tank at speeds above 50 mph Look at it like this: According to FuelEconomy gov the official U S government source for fuel economy information every five mph you drive over 50 mph is

Determining Electric Motor Load and Efficiency

2014-4-28Reasons to Determine Motor Loading Most electric motors are designed to run at 50% to of rated load Maximum efficiency is usually near 75% of rated load Thus a 10-horsepower (hp) motor has an acceptable load range of 5 to 10 hp peak efficiency is at 7 5 hp A motor 's efficiency tends to decrease dramatically below about 50% load

5 Electric Motor Maintenance Tips this Summer

5 Electric Motor Maintenance Tips this Summer Downtime Caused by Electric Motors Always Nibbles Profits M any manufacturing plants take the summer period to focus on checking the condition of every single electric motor as part of preventive maintenance plans and that's well thought We know that electric motor maintenance contributes to saving time and money to industrial plant owners

How to Maintain Your Electric Scooter?

2020-7-9The thing you must have to take care is that prevention is better than maintenance You have to take care of electric motor batteries throttles wire tires while taking your electric scooter on road But still you are getting issues we have list of things which will definitely helps you in maintaining your electric

Generators Maintenance Tips

1 Follow the schedule in the operator's manual for routine periodic engine and generator maintenance 2 Maintenance operations should be performed more frequently if your generator(s) operate in environments subject to temperature extremes and/or dusty conditions 3 Start the generator frequently and keep a log of the hours on your unit after each run Keep this information in an

How to Maintain Your Beam Central Vacuum

The Beam motor has two carbon brushes in each motor that wear down but can be replaced before they damage the motor Beam motor brushes should be checked every five years in typical residential applications and should be replaced if the 3/4 inch-long solid carbon brush is

5 Electric Mountain Bike Maintenance Tips

Winter is fast approaching and there's no better time than now to perform some year-round maintenance on your electric bicycles Below are five essential maintenance tips you should perform on your electric motorized bicycles Battery Care First mark it on your calendar and set a reminder on your phone that says: CHARGE BATTERY!

5 Electric Bike Charging Tips for Long Battery Life

One key component is your electric bike's battery You want to keep it in good shape so here are five electric bike charging tips meant to help your ebike battery live a long life Tip No 1: Charge a New Electric Bike Battery for 12 Hours When you first get a new electric bike take the time to charge it's battery completely for up to 12

The 5 Best Electric Trolling Motors for Boats Kayaks

Newport Vessels 55lb trolling motor is designed for both saltwater and freshwater conditions and offer boat owners reliability and power at an affordable price Unlike other electric trolling motors this NV series motor is extremely quiet in the water so as not to disturb any marine life

Electric bike battery care

2020-8-10It's best to only charge the battery up to about 80% to keep internal cell temps low That said many eBike chargers can condition the cells within the battery pack to keep them in balance this process requires that you charge the battery to and leave it on the charger for a bit longer I try to charge to every five charge cycles or so

Avoid Oil Furnace Repair: Oil Furnace Maintenance

The five tips below will help you with that understanding along with suggestions on providing basic maintenance that will help prevent the need for major repairs Prepare a Maintenance Checklist Inspection is a key element in the maintenance of an oil furnace

5 Tips For Maintaining Electric Motors

2017-2-16In this article we will go over five points on how to keep your electric motors running properly and help extend the life expectancy of your motors We will go over lubrication bearing inspection checking your rotor and stator motor mount and how important keeping records are Follow these and you should see sustained performance []

5 Ways To Make Your RV Refrigerator Work Better

2 A few modifications to our RV refrigerator made it run much better All photos via author 5 Ways To Make Your RV Refrigerator Work Better As full-time RVers we've learned to manage fitting our family's food into an RV refrigerator rivals that of a college freshman's dorm fridge

Safety Tips for Riding a Scooter

2019-12-3Using a scooter can be a great way to get around town But as with any other means of transportation safety should come first Whether you commute to work on a scooter or simply use it for joy rides here are some scooter safety tips to keep in mind