Electric Power Measurements on Three-Phase Motors

Three-phase topology has become the norm of all industrial motors due to the operational and economic benefits they possess. The most notable advantage of a three-phase motor is its ability to...

Read More

Analog vs. Digital Drives

Moore’s Law is hard at work, with silicon foundries churning faster-than-ever processors with every passing year. One may think that this tip the balance in favor of everything digital, but does...

Read More

Single Phase vs Three Phase Power

Electric power systems can be split into three zones, generation, transmission and distribution. While the first two parts are almost exclusively following a three-phase design, the last one also...

Read More

Soft Starters vs. Variable Frequency Drives

Industrial motors may require quick acceleration at times to deal with a peak load requirement. This requires the inrush of large amounts of energy, and thus, current which can damage the motor as...

Read More

About Solcon Solutions

Solcon Industries is an industry leader in solid state motor starters and control systems.

Subscribe to Blog via Email

Solcon MV-TPS: Thyristor Power Controller

Designed to offer accurate and reliable control over resistive loadings, the MV-TPS is a fully-digital, 3-phase control power unit suitable for medium voltage operation. The Thyristor Power...

Read More

Solcon RVS-AX: Analog Low Voltage Soft Starter

The Solcon RVS-AX is designed for small to medium size motors, serving as a core component for enhancing their mechanical and electrical durability. A suitable replacement for star-delta and...

Read More

HRVS-TX: Transformer Inrush Current Limiter

Inrush current can have detrimental effects on the equipment’s lifespan and if not mitigated can result in unplanned outages that can impact the operation’s efficiency and reliability. The Solcon...

Read More