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ELPT 1341 - MOTOR CONTROL

Operating principles of solid-state and conventional controls along with their practical applications. Includes braking, jogging, plugging, safety interlocks, wiring, and schematic diagram interpretations. 32 lecture hours + 32 laboratory hours

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Identify practical applications of jogging and plugging
  • Describe the types of motor braking and their operating principles
  • Explain different starting methods for large motors
  • Demonstrate proper troubleshooting methods on circuits using wiring and schematic diagrams

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 3