What is AC Motor Braking and What are some methods for Induction motor Braking

The term brake means to slow down, decelerate, or to reduce speed. The term AC motor braking refers to the method of causing an AC motor to brake, or slow down.

Given below are some methods for braking or slowing down induction motors.

  1. DC injection braking
  2. Dynamic braking of AC Induction Motors
  3. Regenerative braking of AC Induction Motors
  4. Braking using Plugging

Click any of above methods to start learning or Download the PDF handbook on AC Electrical motor braking here.

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