Motors Used In TextileIndustries
Normally totally closed fan cooled motors are used intextile mills. Drip proof motors are used in wet locations
Loom motors are used for picking up of cotton in shorttime and are designed to have a high torque. Thesemotors should have a starting torque of 230% of ratedtorque and pull out torque of 270% of the rated value.Recommended number of poles for such motors are 6 to 8.for light fabrics such as cotton, rayon or silk kwrequirement of loom may vary from 0.37 to 1.50 and forheavy fabrics from 2.2 to 3.7.