DOKUZ EYLÜL UNIVERSITY

Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
EED3012 Energy Conversion II Experimental Work
Experiment 1
Torque-Speed Characteristic of a Wound-Rotor Induction Motor
The object of this experiment is to investigate the relationship between the speed/torque
characteristic of wound rotor induction motor with shorted rotor windings and block rotor
test.

EQUIPMENT REQUIRED:
Three-phase Rotor Winding Motor
Magnetic Powder Brake Unit
Brake Control Unit
Three-phase AC/DC Power Supply
Three-phase Power Supply Module
Three-pole Current Limit Protection Switch Module
Digital Power Analysis Meter
Coupling
Coupling Guard
Shaft End Guard
Connecting Leads Set
Safety Bridging Plugs Set

EM-3330-3B
EM-3320-1A
EM-3320-1N
EM-3310-1D
EM-3310-1B
EM-3310-2A
EM-3310-3H
EM-3390-2A
EM-3390-2B
EM-3390-2C
EM-3390-3A
EM-3390-4A

CIRCUIT DIAGRAMS:

Fig-1. Circuit diagram for wound-rotor induction motor

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Mechanically couple the wound-rotor induction machine to magnetic powder brake unit using a coupling. Connection diagram for wound-rotor induction motor Fig-3. 2 . Install the coupling guard and shaft end guard. 1. Electrically connect the brake controller to the magnetic powder brake using the RS232 cable.DOKUZ EYLÜL UNIVERSITY Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering EE323 Armature Windings and Induction Machines Experimental Work Fig-2.m by adjusting the zero adj knob located on the rear panel of magnetic powder brake unit with power on. Before using the brake controller and magnetic powder brake unit. you must first calibrate the torque display of the brake controller to 0 kg. Connection diagram for wound-rotor induction motor for blocked-rotor test PROCEDURE: (Part-1: shorted rotor windings) Set up the equipment as shown in Fig-1 and Fig-2.

4.m. 4. Sequentially turn on the Brake Controller. Press the on pushbutton on three-phase power supply module. Magnetic Power Brake Unit. current. and 3-phase AC/DC power supply. reboot it by pressing RESET button. If the controller does not operate normally. Construct the circuit in accordance with the connection diagram in Fig-3. slowly turn the voltage control knob clockwise so that the motor current I is equal to the rated value of 2. three-phase power supply.0 kg. Sequentially turn on the Brake Controller. Using the results of Table-1. The stator windings of the motor are connected in delta. 7. 3-P current limit protection switch. 3. Sequentially turn off the three-phase power supply. Construct the circuit in accordance with the circuit diagram in Fig-1 and the connection diagram in Fig-2. Record the motor current motor voltage E motor power P and power factor cos values displayed by digital power analysis meter and complete Table-2. and brake controller. 5. Complete Table-1. Calculate the input power. 3 . Manipulate the brake controller to operate in Mode\Closed Loop\Constant Torque mode and set the output torque to 0. 3-P current limit protection switch modules. On the 3 phase AC/DC power supply. 2. output power and efficiency using the following formulas: Input Power: V I Pin  3  1 . Set the on-off switch on fourpole switch module to on position for starting the motor in delta. 1. 5.0 A. Note: The thermal switches of the wound-rotor induction machine and magnetic powder brake unit must be connected together. 6. and three-phase power supply. 3-P current limit protection switch. magnetic powder brake unit.DOKUZ EYLÜL UNIVERSITY Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering EE323 Armature Windings and Induction Machines Experimental Work 2. Magnetic Power Brake Unit. Install the required modules in the experimental frame. ll Pout P 1 Output Power: Efficiency: P 2  n (rpm )  T ( Nm ) out  60 100% in PROCEDURE: (Part-2: blocked rotor test) Set up the equipment as shown in Fig-3. plot the graphs of speed. Manipulate the brake controller such that output torque is adjusted to the values given in Table-1 by operating the unit in Mode\Closed Loop\Constant Torque mode. 6. and efficiency vs torque. 3. Manipulate brake controller to operate in mode\open loop\manual mode and set the output voltage to7 volt. Install the required modules in the experimental frame.

A) Input Power Factor Calculated values Input Power (Pin. Discuss on the graphics obtained from the tests and comment on the results in your report.DOKUZ EYLÜL UNIVERSITY Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering EE323 Armature Windings and Induction Machines Experimental Work 7.30 Voltage (V1. Measured values with wound-rotor induction motor with shorted rotor windings Measured values Torque (T. also equivalent circuit parameters must be calculated.10 0. Sequentially turn off the 3-phase AC/DC power supply. magnetic powder brake unit. V) Current (I1. three-phase power supply.15 0. Measured values with wound-rotor induction motor with blocked rotor test 4 .00 0.20 0.25 0.W) Output Power (Pout. and brake controller.m) (n. 3-P current limit protection switch modules. RESULTS: Explain the main features you have learned from the experiments. Table-1.rpm) 0. Speed kg. W) Efficiency (%) Table-2.