# What are the advantages of DC series motor?

What are the advantages of DC series motor?

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Description : Why dc series motor should not be started at no load?

Description : Why a dc series motor has a high starting torque?

Description : State the modification to be done in dc series motor to work satisfactorily as ac series motor. State applications of ac series motor.

Answer : Modifications are necessary in a dc series motor so that it operates satisfactorily on ac supply. The modifications are as follows:  1) AC series motor is built with a few field turns as ... and grinders 5) High speed vacuum cleaners 6) Sewing machines 7) Food processors 8) Drilling machine

Description : Brake test on DC series motor

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Description : Describe the reason of using dc series motor for electric trains.

Answer : Electric trains require an inverse torque speed characteristics for proper operation. That is a higher torque is required at start (when speed is nil or low) and as the train picks up ... torque - speed characteristics of DC series motors match, these motors are suitable for electric trains

Description : In a 2 kW, 200 V, 1000 rpm. DC series motor the torque at full load was found to be 0.3 N -m. The torque at half full load in N -m is :

Answer : In a 2 kW, 200 V, 1000 rpm. DC series motor the torque at full load was found to be 0.3 N -m. The torque at half full load in N -m is : 0.075

Answer : In a D.C. series motor, if the armature current is reduced by 50%, the torque of the motor will be equal to 25% of the previous value.

Answer : The speed of a D.C. series motor is inversely proportional to the armature current.

Answer : A D.C. series motor is that which has its field winding consisting of thick wire and less turns.

Answer : The direction of rotation of a D.C. series motor can be changed by interchanging field terminals.

Answer : A.C. series motor as compared to D.C. series motor has smaller brush width, less number of field turns, more number of armature turns, less air gap.

Answer : If a D.C. series motor is operated on A.C. supply, it will spark excessively, have poor efficiency, have poor power factor.

Answer : When a D.C. series motor is connected to A.C. supply, the power factor will be low because of high inductance of field and armature circuits.

Description : We connected a 35V dc supply to a resistance of 600 Ohm in series with an unknown resistance R.A. voltmeter having a resistance of 1.2 kOhm is connected across 600 Ohm resistance and read 5v. The value of resistance R will be

Answer : We connected a 35V dc supply to a resistance of 600 Ohm in series with an unknown resistance R.A. voltmeter having a resistance of 1.2 kOhm is connected across 600 Ohm resistance and read 5v. The value of resistance R will be 2.4 kOhm

Description : A DC voltage source is connected across a series RLC circuit. Under steady-state conditions, the applied DC voltage drops entirely across the

Answer : A DC voltage source is connected across a series RLC circuit. Under steady-state conditions, the applied DC voltage drops entirely across the C only

Answer : In a A.C. series motor armature coils are usually connected to commutator through resistance.

Description : Write two applications of D.C. series motor.

Answer : The applications of D.C. series motor: 1. Cranes 2. Hoists 3. Trolley and cars 4. Conveyors 5. For traction work i.e. electric locomotives 6. Elevator 7. Air compressor

Answer : In A.C. series motor compensating winding is employed to reduce sparking at the brushes.

Description : What would happen if a DC motor was supplied with AC ?

Answer : With three phase induction motor, humming and not rotate, but if single phase universal motor like air blower, home mixture, motor run on constant speed..speed variation not possible...

Description : What is the principle of DC motor?

Description : What is the back EMF of a dc motor?

Description : What are the speed control methods of dc motor?

Answer : Field control of DC motor Armature control of DC motor

Description : State any four advantages of A. C. over D. C .

Answer : Advantages of AC over DC: i) It is possible to use a transformer. ii) Distribution efficiency is high. iii) Generation is easy and economical. iv) Construction of ac equipment/ machines is robust and simple ... . vii) AC system is economical than DC system. viii) AC system is safer than DC system.

Answer : If  equalising bar is connected to the 2 DC generators  the current will be equal in 2 generators irrespective of parallel connection so that we connect equaliser bar

Answer : When two D.C. series motors are connected in parallel, the resultant speed is normal speed.

Description : If field current is decreased in shunt dc motor, the speed of the motor (a) remains same. (b) increases. (c) decreases. (d) none of the above.

Description : State the function of following parts of DC motor : i) Yoke ii) Poles iii) Field winding iv) Commutator.

Answer : Function : i) Yoke: The yoke serves the following two purposes. i) It supports the other components such as poles and provides mechanical protection for whole machine. ii) It forms a part of ... one pole to another and thus to help the motor to develop a continuous and unidirectional torque

Description : A separately excited dc motor operating in first quadrant is fed from 3-phase semi -converter free -wheeling diode is open circuited, then the motor :  (A) can be operated in first quadrant (B) ... in first & second quadrants (C) can be operated in first & fourth quadrants (D) cannot be operated

Answer : A separately excited dc motor operating in first quadrant is fed from 3-phase semi -converter free -wheeling diode is open circuited, then the motor : can be operated in first & fourth quadrants

Description : In a DC motor, it is important to place the brushes along ______ A) Magnetic Neutral Axis B) Normal Geometric Axis C) Nominal Geometric Axis D) None of these

Answer : In a DC motor, it is important to place the brushes along Magnetic Neutral Axis

Description : In a 4-pole wave winding connected dc motor, the cross-magnetizing AT/pole for a brush shift of θ radians (A) Armature amp-conductors × (θ/360o) (B) Armature amp-turns × (θ/360o) (C) Armature amp-conductors × (1/4 - θ/360o) (D) Armature amp-conductors × (1/8 - θ/360o)

Answer : In a 4-pole wave winding connected dc motor, the cross-magnetizing AT/pole for a brush shift of θ radians Armature amp-conductors × (1/8 - θ/360o)

Description : Which type of starter is used to start the DC motor?

Answer : Fleming's left hand rule.

Description : In DC motor iron losses are occurred in?

Answer : In DC motor iron losses are occurred in the armature.

Description : What is the RPM of a DC motor?

Answer : During rheostat braking of D.C. series motors motor is run as a generator.

Description : In case of conductively compensated D.C. series motors, the compensating winding is provided?

Answer : In case of conductively compensated D.C. series motors, the compensating winding is provided in series with armature winding.

Description : State at least one function and the material used for the following parts of DC Motor.

Answer : Part Function Material Yoke -Provides mechanical support for poles -Acts as protecting cover for machine -Provides path for magnetic flux Cast Iron OR Cast Steel Field Winding - ... Pole core  Provides mechanical support to field winding. Cast Iron OR Cast Steel

Description : DC motor gross torque example

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Description : DC shunt motor

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Description : DC motor brake test numerical

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Description : State any four applications of DC shunt motor.

Answer : Applications of DC shunt motor: 1) Lathe machines 2) drilling machines 3) milling machines 4) Printing machinery 5) Paper industry 6) centrifugal and reciprocating pumps 7) blowers 8)fans

Description : Why does the speed of a DC shunt motor decrease as the load increases?

Answer : Because if the load is increasing then the torque must also be increase. If not then the speed of motor will decrease.

Description : A 240 V, dc shunt motor draws 15 A while supplying the rated load at a speed of 80 rad/s. The armature resistance is 0.5 W and the field winding resistance is 80 W. The net Voltage across armature resistance at the time of plugging will be

Answer : A 240 V, dc shunt motor draws 15 A while supplying the rated load at a speed of 80 rad/s. The armature resistance is 0.5 W and the field winding resistance is 80 W. The net Voltage across armature resistance at the time of plugging will be 474 V

Description : A 200 V dc shunt motor is running at 1000 rpm and drawing a current of 10 A. Its armature winding resistance is 2 Ohm. It. is braked by plugging. The resistance to be connected in series with armature to restrict armature current to 10 A, is

Answer : A 200 V dc shunt motor is running at 1000 rpm and drawing a current of 10 A. Its armature winding resistance is 2 Ohm. It. is braked by plugging. The resistance to be connected in series with armature to restrict armature current to 10 A, is 36 Ohm

Description : The function of a brush and commutator arrangement in a dc motor is to  (1) produce unidirectional torque (2) produce unidirectional current in the armature (3) help in changing the direction of rotation of the armature (4) reduce sparking

Answer : The function of a brush and commutator arrangement in a dc motor is to produce unidirectional torque

Description : The no-load speed of a single-phase SCR bridge converter fed separately excited dc motor operating at a firing delay angle, α and flux, Φ (A) directly proportional to α and Φ (B) ... proportional to α and inversely proportional to Φ (D) directly proportional to Φ and inversely proportional to α

Answer : The no-load speed of a single-phase SCR bridge converter fed separately excited dc motor operating at a firing delay angle, α and flux, Φ directly proportional to α and inversely proportional to Φ

Description : Why DC motor is used for traction?

Answer : Induction motor is a AC motor it is also known as asynchronous motor .

Description : Chopper controlled DC motor

Answer : Chopper controlled DC motor

Description : Armature control of DC motor

Answer : Armature control of DC motor

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