Motors and Voltage Imbalance, Part 4

Don’t fix just the voltage imbalance problem.

At a staff meeting yesterday, the main topic was the high downtime due to the high rate of motor failures. The company has angered some customers with late deliveries.

The production people want the problem solved. When you discussed the plant’s voltage imbalance problem and explained how it was the source of the “motor misery” they agreed to provide whatever you need to do the repairs you said will fix the voltage imbalance.

But doing those repairs won&rsquo

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