The points in the May 2012 edition of Maintenance Technology’s article, “Taming Those Misbehaving Motors,” (Thomas H. Bishop, P.E.) can help the most seasoned maintenance pros become even better equipment troubleshooters.

“Given the number of motors in most plants, it’s not surprising that they sometimes misbehave.  While maintenance professionals are typically well equipped to tame the unruly motors that come their way, they’re occasionally puzzled by the following three behaviors” (Learn 3 behaviors and troubleshooting tips).

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