Special Purpose Application of API 541 Form-Wound Squirrel-Cage Induction Motors 250 Horsepower and Larger
|Publication Date:||1 May 2006|
This Practice covers minimum requirements for design, fabrication, inspection, testing, shipment, and documentation of squirrel-cage induction motors (above NEMA 440 frame sizes) for special purpose applications. This Practice is based upon API 541, Third Edition, and specifies minimum requirements for special purpose applications (e.g., unspared machines or critical service).
The purpose of this Practice is to provide a specification for purchase (including design, fabrication, inspection, testing, and shipment) of squirrel-cage induction motors for special purpose application in the process industries.