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How autotransformer can be used as a starter

  1. Feb 16, 2015 #1
    how autotransformer can be used as a starter for 5000hp motor voltage rating 11kv, as autotransformer has the tap rating of 50, 65, 80 prcnt
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  3. Feb 16, 2015 #2


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    Why do you ask?
  4. Feb 16, 2015 #3


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    LOL, I can see where this is going :rolleyes::wink:
  5. Feb 16, 2015 #4
    Depends on the load and torque-rpm characteristics of motor
  6. Feb 16, 2015 #5


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