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Generator End Basics

When selecting a generator, knowing about the specifications of the generator end, or alternator, is a crucial component. A generator end is the portion of the generator which produces electricity. A quality generator end is essential to a quality generator, as without it the rest of the generator is useless. A modern generator that is typically used today relies on the principle of electromagnetic induction, discovered in 1831 by Michael Faraday. This principle states that electrical charges can be created…

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What You Should Know About Marine and Offshore Generators

Many different industries that operate offshore need energy to meet their needs, and generators are one way to do that. There are no power lines or other such resources in the middle of the ocean. People who live and work on the sea need power to perform everyday tasks and some industries require a way to power their equipment as well. Why Generators Are Needed Generators are one of the top ways that companies and people get electricity. However, not…

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SIZING AN ENGINE

For a better understanding of the content of this article, it would be important to first know what engine size is. Simply put, engine size is the measurement of the size of space that the piston of the engine has to operate within. Engine size could also be referred to as engine displacement or as engine capacity. The principle behind it is quite simple and easy to understand. The more space available, the more space a piston has to accumulate…

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SIZING A GENERATOR

The sizing of a generator is not a matter to be neglected as the slightest error could cost you. This is because an error leading to you getting an undersized generator would give rise to a scenario where your equipment will not be able to be powered. While getting an oversizing will work quite alright, but you will be wasting money. Generator sizing done wrongly is detrimental to both the generator itself and the equipment attached to it. This will…

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How to Maintain Your Diesel Generator

All generator sets require regular maintenance and services performed to keep it running at its peak efficiency and to prevent failure. The key to keeping your generator maintained is to set up a planned maintenance schedule. This maintenance schedule should include all manufacturer recommended testing, inspections, maintenance and service.   What Does a Successful Planned Maintenance Schedule Include? To create a successful planned maintenance schedule you should have regular intervals of when you will perform necessary maintenance, service, testing, and…

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The Benefits of UL Listed Industrial Control Panels

Industrial Control Panels or ICPs are two or more control circuit components, power circuit components, or any combination of the two in a single assembly. Typically ICPs include terminal blocks, switches, motor drives, transformers, protective devices, and contactors. ICPs can be considered as open type or enclosed systems and can be certified for use in a wide variety of applications such as: Indoor Use Outdoor Enclosures Hazardous Locations Or a wide variety of classified locations What does it mean for…

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The Anatomy Of Great Ancillary Equipment

Ancillary equipment in oil and gas are machines used alongside the main equipment to build a complete system. The anatomy… Topside Umbilical Termination Assembly A TUTA is created for dynamic umbilical. It offers a termination point for the optical fibers, wires, and tubes from the bullnose assembly. Also, it comes with tube-to-tube fitting connectors made of stainless steel. The assembly comes with an electrical junction box for connecting with an electrical wire. Also, it comes with an optical junction for…

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Natural Gas Drilling Myths Busted

In the last decade, several myths have emerged about natural gas drilling. Some of these are empty claims and blunders made by members of Congress, drilling opponents, gas companies and even news agencies. Find out what these myths are and get the correct information right here. Ten years ago (2009), a controversial statement was made in ProPublica’s November edition. The statement “As New York gears up for a massive expansion of gas drilling in the Marcellus Shale, state Officials have…

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Ask Us Anything: 10 Answers To Your Questions About Power Generator Equipment

If you need the best generator equipment, look no further than Reactpower. We specialize in coming up with the solutions to your difficult problems. Here are some answers to your earnest questions… Is a generating set a good power alternative? Yes. It does more than cover for you. Generators ensure you don’t go for hours without adequate power. How long can my generator run? Depending on the power generating set, you can run it for 24 hours or more, especially…

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Diesel or Natural Gas Engines, Which Fits Your Needs?

Diesel Engines Diesel Engines have seen industrial use for longer than Natural Gas Engines. This means there has been time for people to keep improving how Diesel Engines run and fix common problems they have making Diesel Engines more reliable than Natural Gas Engines. With a Diesel Engine you will not have to worry as much about a total breakdown. Diesel Engines do have more regular maintenance of their filters and oil due to the way diesel burns. Diesel releases…

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