Archive for Electrical

Variable Frequency Drives (VFD) White Paper

What is a VFD? This two page document explains what a Variable Frequency Drive is and how it is used in industry and other applications. A variable-frequency drive (VFD) (also known as adjustable-frequency drive, variable-speed drive, AC drive, micro drive or inverter drive) is a type of adjustable-speed drive used in electro-mechanical drive systems to control

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VFD Component Identification

This free VFD Component Identification PDF is great for testing students and employees on common Variable Frequency Drive Controls components found in industry today. We used ITU’s Hands-On VFD Training Systems to point out the most common Variable Frequency Drive components. ITU’s Electrical VFD Training System offers a variety of components, including a connection strip, limit

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PLC Component Identification PDF

This free PLC Component Identification PDF is great for testing students and employees on common Programmable Logic Controls components found in industry today. We used ITU’s Hands-On PLC Training Systems to point out the most common Programmable Logic Controls components. ITU’s Electrical PLC Training System offers a variety of components, including a connection strip, limit switches,

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Lock-out Tag-out (LOTO) Training Poster

This Free Lock-out Tag-out (LOTO) Training Poster is a must have for every employee break room, tool room, and work area in your facility.  The poster wastes no time! It immediately answers one of the most common questions in the workplace today… What is Lock-out Tag-out? (LOTO) is a safety procedure which is used in industry

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Arc Flash Service Points

Basic Industrial Electrical Arc Flash Service Points that MUST be labeled with an Arc Flash Warning Label to meet NFPA 70E and OSHA regulations. Are you confused about what components of your electrical system need to be included in your Arc Flash Risk Assessment (Arc Flash Hazard Analysis)? Are you wondering what equipment should be

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