Guru Tegh Bahadur Institute of Technology

Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Semester - 7
Electric Drives Laboratory- ETEE !"#
$uestion Ban%
1. Define Electric Drives in two words.
2. What are types of Electric Drives based on the prime-movers.
3. Give an example of a power modulator.
. Which is the most ru!!ed machine"
#. $onvert a% &ix Vac ------- 'ariable Vdc usin! two methods.
(. )ow do you !et variable frequency & voltage from fixed frequency & voltage"
*. +n aircraft,space e-uipments. ///////// is increased to /////// )0 to increased
power,wei!ht ratio.
1. Explain hoist operation2--
a. 3oaded ca!e to be ta4en up a!ainst wei!ht.
b. Empty ca!e to be ta4en up a!ainst free upwards.
c. Empty ca!e to be ta4en down a!ainst free upwards.
d. 3oaded ca!e to be ta4en down a!ainst free down movement.
5. Give the type of load tor-ue for
a. &an. centrifu!al pump. compressor. ship propeller.
16. What are active load tor-ues"
11. What are passive load tor-ues"
12. Where is a D$ shunt motor used"
13. Where is a D$ series motor used"
1. Where is a compound motor used"
1#. Give re!enerative bra4in! characteristic of a separately excited motor.
1(. Why re!enerative bra4in! is not possible in series motor"
1*. What is dynamic bra4in!"
11. Give e-uivalent circuit dia!ram for re!enerative bra4in! in a series motor.
15. Give plu!!in! connection for separately excited and series motor.
26. Give output volta!e waveform of sin!le phase full controlled rectifier.
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21. Give the waveform for discontinuous condition.
22. Give the waveform for continuous condition.
23. +n which -uadrant does the &ully $ontrolled 9ectifier wor4" Draw connection
2. Draw speed-tor-ue characteristics for the above.
2#. Draw chopper circuit for motor control.
2(. Draw chopper circuit for re!enerative bra4in! control"
2*. Draw chopper circuit for combined forward motorin! and bra4in!"
21. Draw speed-tor-ue characteristics for series motor : chopper control.
25. Explain closed loop control scheme for above ; below base speed control of D$
36. What are methods of speed control for induction motor"
31. <t ms
=synchronous speed%. what is the value of tor-ue and rotor current"
32. <t 0ero motor speed. what is the value of tor-ue and rotor current"
33. )ow do you reverse the direction of rotatin! field in the induction motor"
3. What are the advanta!es of deep bar ; double ca!e in an induction motor"
3#. What are hi!h slip +nduction >otors"
3(. What is ?or-ue motor"
3*. Give phasor dia!ram of an induction motor"
31. What is startin! current in an +nduction >otor"
35. @hasor dia!ram
6. Explain bra4in! : re!enerative and plu!!in!.
1. Give plu!!in! speed-tor-ue characteristics for an induction motor.
2. Explain plu!!in! for active load drivin! the motor in opposite direction.
3. Give the -uadrants of motor operation in which plu!!in! ta4es place.
. )ow do you control armature volta!e of an +nduction motor. =@ower electronic
#. Why is V/f control used for speed control of +nduction >otor"
(. What is the ran!e of speed control with V/f control"
*. Give speed-tor-ue ; V-f characteristics for ',f control.
1. Ahow constant @ower ; constant tor-ue modes.
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5. <rran!e >BA&E?,?hyristor,+GC?,G?B in order of increasin! power ratin!.
#6. What are the preferable firin! an!le ran!es for different experiment 4its in the
#1. What are motor ratin!s for different experiment 4its in the lab"
#2. What are different @ower Electronic converters used for different experiments in
the lab"
#3. What is the load ran!e for which <$ volta!e control method can be used for
induction motor speed control"
#. What is type of load for which it is suitable"
##. What is the limitation of cycloconverter control"
#(. $ycloconverter is used in low,hi!h power drives"
#*. But of $A+ ; 'A+. which is reliable for low cost,multi-motor drives"
#1. +n a $3 control. is V si!nal =flux control bloc4 for 'A+ ; $A+ control% !enerated
from f or f from V why///"
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