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Introduces industrial motor drives including the most common types of DC and AC variable speed motor drives. Constant speed, torque and power operation modes, as well as the various solid state motor drive power control schemes and applications are discussed. Remote control and monitoring signals and system integration techniques are introduced. Labs include multiple vendor motor drive programming, connection, integration and testing as well as drive network communications, control and monitoring.

Pre/Corequisites: 10-620-152 MACHINE CONTROL 2: MOTOR AND ACTUATOR CONTROL, 10-660-117 AC 2: CIRCUIT ANALYSIS and 10-620-159 INDUSTRIAL MOTORS 1: ELECTRIC MOTORS AND GENERATORS. Condition: Enrollment in the Electromechanical Technology Associate Degree, Industrial Electronics and Maintenance Technician Technical Diploma, or Electrical Maintenance Certificate.


Class # Start Date End Date Mode Location
20584 Lecture Wausau
20585 Lecture Wausau
20586 Lecture Antigo
20587 Lecture Phillips