DAMPER WINDINGS

Discussion in 'Physics' started by mindgame2, Jan 27, 2009.

  1. mindgame2

    mindgame2 Thread Starter Member

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    WHAT IS THE FUNCTION OF DAMPER WINDINGS AND WHERE THEY ARE USED?????????
  2. mik3

    mik3 Senior Member

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    Damper windings are used in synchronous motors to help them produce the required starting torque rather than using another motor to start them. Damper windings act as an induction motor in a synchronous motor.

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