Motors: Special Types of Motors

Motors: Special Types of Motors

Human Logic
Updated Sep 25, 2019

Course Overview

  • Introduction
  • Protective Enclosures of a Motor and Types
  • Open Drip Proof (ODP) Enclosure
  • Totally Enclosed Fan-Cooled (TEFC) Motors
  • Totally Enclosed Non-Ventilated (TENV) Motor
  • Types of Enclosures in Motors
  • Explosion Proof (XP)
  • Equipment Groups
  • Classification of Hazardous Area Motors
  • Hazardous Motors: EXN
  • EXD and EXE
  • Chart for IP Designations

Target Audience

Oil & Gas and Manufacturing Industries

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the common types of enclosures used in motors
  • Explain the types of motors used in hazardous environments