Category: Electrical Drives


Electric Traction System Requirements, Terms, Advantages

Requirements, Advantages & Disadvantages of Electric Traction System  [1] What are the requirements of an ideal electric traction system? The requirements of an ideal traction system are The locomotive should be self-contained and able...


Difference between Electrical Drives: AC and DC Drives

Introduction: This post explains the difference between AC and DC Drives. It is highly recommended to read the Electrical Drives: Introduction, Advantages, Classification Post before proceeding further. A Drive is a combination of various...


Electrical Drives: Introduction, classification

Electrical Drives: What is meant by Electrical Drives? Systems employed for motion control are called as Drives. It may employ any of the prime movers (Diesel engines, steam turbines and electric motors) for supplying...