Aug 17, 2022  
2022-2023 Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Catalog

MEC 230 - Electric Motor Fundamentals

3 credit hours - Three hours lecture and directed lab weekly; one term.
Learn the fundamentals of  AC and DC motor types commonly found in industry along with their related control technologies. Explore specifications, operation, starting, braking, overload protection, basic troubleshooting, and variable frequency drives. Demonstrate comprehension through hands-on labs while exercising proper industry safety procedures. Lab fee $30.

Prerequisite(s): EET 130  or permission of engineering department chair.

Note: Typically offered MC; fall and spring terms.