How do you megger a motor?

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In order for you to megger a motor, you will need to make sure that you have protective wear, especially on your eyes, such as protective goggles.
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1. Put on safety glasses. Disconnect and remove all power sources to the motor before attempting any type of repair. Double-check by using your volt ohm meter to ensure that all power
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Briefly, a megger test is testing an electric circuit at load. The circuit might prove good at normal resistance measuring but fails when applying high voltage. Read the megger result
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Michael, Good question, yes isolate incoming power. If you have a 460 volt motor with three leads 500 is good enough. If all the choices you have are 1000 that is OK also. Three leads
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You use the megger to determine the insulation resistance between the windings and the frame (ground) and from 1 winding to the other 2. You would need to separate any interconnections
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How to Megger a Motor
Troubleshooting any electric motor can be accomplished with a simple volt ohm meter. Sometimes, though, the motor has more problems than a simple meter can detect. This is where the high-voltage Megger comes into play.... More »
Difficulty: Moderate
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