Section 13. Rotating Equipment

  1. Allen L. Clapp P.E., P.L.S.

Published Online: 24 AUG 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118098974.ch8

National Electrical Safety Code Handbook, Sixth Edition

National Electrical Safety Code Handbook, Sixth Edition

How to Cite

Clapp, A. L. (ed) (2011) Section 13. Rotating Equipment, in National Electrical Safety Code Handbook, Sixth Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118098974.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 AUG 2011
  2. Published Print: 10 JAN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780738149301

Online ISBN: 9781118098974

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Keywords:

  • motor control;
  • National Electrical Safety Code Handbook;
  • rotating equipment;
  • short-circuit protection;
  • speed control;
  • stopping devices

Summary

This chapter presents the rules for rotating equipment defined in Section 13 of Part One of National Electrical Safety Code Handbook. This is Section 12 of the Fifth and prior editions; former Section 13 was moved to Section 14 in the 1971 Edition. The section specifies rules for speed control and stopping devices, motor control, and short-circuit protection.

Controlled Vocabulary Terms

electrical safety; motor drives; short-circuit currents; velocity control