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Asset uptime starts here- discover thirteen common causes of motor failure and how Fluke can help.

13 common causes of motor failure

Motors and drives, the key components of any facility, are used everywhere and can be prone to a number of unseen problems. It's important to manage preventive maintenance on your motors and drives and to use the right tools to help you diagnose the areas that are most prone to failure.

With motors becoming increasingly more complex and technical, keeping them running at peak performance continues to be a growing concern. Equipment failure can result in high monetary losses both from potential motor or parts replacement, energy spikes, and equipment downtime causing production stops.

This application note offers four key strategies for success, and explores:

Trust Fluke to help you move away from reactive maintenance, give you the right knowledge, and manage preventive maintenance to avoid failures. 

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How much does unexpected downtime cost your facility per minute, hour, or day?

Prevent downtime by measuring key indicators on critical equipment so you can discover impending failures and schedule maintenance instead of reacting to downtime. Use the resources below to help create a successful proactive maintenance program.