Generator Overhaul

Generator Overhaul

Updated Jan 21, 2021

 When you complete this lesson, you will be able to discuss the steps taken in shutting down the generator, preparing a generator for maintenance, and considerations when conducting the overhaul inspection.

• Describe preparations for generator shutdown that ensure safe working conditions

• Discuss why some systems need to continue to operate after generator shutdown

• Explain the process of purging the hydrogen from the generator

• Describe stator component inspection

• Describe rotor component inspection

• Identify some of the electrical testing conducted on the generator