# Can we use the synchronous motor as the synchronous capacitor?

Can we use the synchronous motor as the synchronous capacitor?

Yes, we can use the synchronous motor as the synchronous capacitor when the synchrnous motor is overexcited.

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Description : What is the use of synchronous motor?

Description : How can we reverse the direction of rotation of synchronous motor?

Answer : By reversing supply phase sequence we can reverse the direction of rotation of synchronous motor.

Description : If we change the excitation of synchronous machine will it affect on motor speed?

Answer : No, If we change the excitation of synchronous machine it will not affect on motor speed.

Answer : The operating speed of a synchronous motor can be changed to new fixed value by changing frequency.

Answer : A synchronous motor can develop synchronous torque at synchronous speed.

Description : A synchronous motor can be made self starting by providing?

Answer : A synchronous motor can be made self-starting by providing damper bar.

Description : A synchronous motor has better power factor as compared to that of an equivalent induction motor. This is mainly because?

Answer : A synchronous motor has better power factor as compared to that of an equivalent induction motor. This is mainly because stator supply is not required to produce magnetic field.

Answer : The coupling angle or load angle of synchronous motor is defined as the angle between the rotor and the stator poles of opposite polarity.

Description : How can we improve power factor using synchronous motor?

Answer : Yes, we can make the power factor of synchronous motor leading by adjusting its excitation.

Answer : Slip-rings in a synchronous motor carry direct current.

Answer : The efficiency of a properly designed synchronous motor will usually fall in range 85 to 95%.

Answer : A synchronous motor running with normal excitation adjusts to load increases essentially by increase in armature current.

Answer : In case one phase of a three-phase synchronous motor is short-circuited the motor will not start.

Answer : In a synchronous motor, the armature current has large values for high and low excitation.

Answer :  The size of a synchronous motor decreases with the increase in flux density.

Answer : The duration of sudden short-circuit test on a synchronous motor is usually about one second.

Description : The maximum constant load torque under which a synchronous motor will pull into synchronism at rated rotor supply voltage and frequency is known as?

Answer : The maximum constant load torque under which a synchronous motor will pull into synchronism at rated rotor supply voltage and frequency is known as pull-in torque.

Answer : The construction of a synchronous motor resembles an alternator.

Answer : If the field winding of an unloaded salient pole synchronous motor is open circuited, the motor will stop.

Description : The maximum torque which a synchronous motor will develop at rest for any angular position of the rotor, at rated stator supply voltage and frequency, is known as?

Answer : If the synchronous motor, properly synchronised to the supply is running on no load and is having negligible loss then the stator current will be zero.

Answer : The armature current of the synchronous motor has large values for low and high excitation.

Description : Which motor have more efficiency, synchronous motor or induction motor?

Answer : Synchronous motor has more efficiency.

Description : What is the maximum value of torque angle in synchronous motor?

Answer : The maximum value of torque angle in synchronous motor is 90 degrees electrical.

Description : If the load of the normally excited synchronous motor is increased the power factor will?

Answer : If the load of the normally excited synchronous motor is increased the power factor will become lagging.

Description : Hunting in synchronous motor cannot be due to?

Answer : Hunting in synchronous motor cannot be due to windage friction.

Description : The synchronous motor which works on leading power factor and does not drive any mechanical load is called?

Answer : The synchronous motor which works on leading power factor and does not drive any mechanical load is called synchronous condenser.

Description : The damping winding in synchronous motor is generally used to?

Answer : The damping winding in synchronous motor is generally used to provide starting torque and prevent hunting.

Description : If the field of synchronous motor is under excited, power factor will be?

Answer : If the field of synchronous motor is under excited, power factor will be lagging.

Description : An unexcited single phase synchronous motor is ?

Answer : An unexcited single-phase synchronous motor is reluctance motor.

Description : In a synchronous motor which losses varies with load?

Description : The back emf of synchronous motor depends on?

Answer : The back emf of synchronous motor depends on load angle.

Description : Synchronous motor always runs at which speed?

Answer : Synchronous motor always runs at synchronous speed.

Description : The synchronous motor will develop maximum power when the load angle is?

Answer : The synchronous motor will develop maximum power when the load angle is 900.

Description : what will happen when excitation of an unloaded salient pole synchronous motor suddenly gets disconnected?

Answer : When excitation of an unloaded salient pole synchronous motor suddenly gets disconnected the motor will stop.

Description : Three phase synchronous motor will have how many sliprings?

Answer : Three phase synchronous motor will have two sliprings.

Description : What is the basic use of capacitor?

Answer : To reverse the direction of rotation of a capacitor start motor while it is running we should disconnect motor from the supply till it stops then reconnect it to supply with reversed connection of main or auxiliary winding.

Answer : In a capacitor start motor, the phase displacement between starting and running winding can be nearly 90°.

Answer : Two-value capacitor motor finds increased application as compressor motor in small home air-conditioners because it has low starting as well as running currents at relatively high power factor.

Answer : An over excited synchronous motor on noload is known as synchronous condenser.

Description : Why is a capacitor used in a single phase motor and not in three phase motor ?

Answer : In 1-phase induction motor capacitor work is generate the auxiliary winding current than excite the main winding to rotor starts rotate. After rotor start rotating about 75% of their speed than auxiliary ... emf to start the motor.so,in 3-phase induction motor is self start induction motor.

Description : Explain the working of a single phase capacitor start induction motor.

Answer : Single phase capacitor start induction motor https://youtu.be/31lvvzU5Puc

Answer : If the centrifugal switch of a two-value capacitor motor using two capacitors fails to open then Electrolytic capacitor will, in all probability, suffer break down.

Answer : In a ceiling fan employing capacitor run motor secondary winding surrounds the primary winding.

Answer : In a two value capacitor motor, the capacitor used for running purposes is paper spaced oil filled type.

Answer : In a capacitor start single-phase motor, when capacitor is replaced by a resistance motor will continue to run in same direction.

Description : A capacitor-start single phase induction motor is switched on to supply with its capacitor replaced by an inductor of equivalent reactance value. It will?

Answer : A capacitor-start single phase induction motor is switched on to supply with its capacitor replaced by an inductor of equivalent reactance value. It will not start at all.

Answer : The value of starting capacitor of a fractional horse power motor will be 300 uF .

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