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Motors and Generators Guide is available from NEMA.

Press Release Summary:

Oct 17, 2011 - National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) standard for motors and generators recently received approval from American National Standards Institute (ANSI). Structured to assist users in properly selecting and applying motors and generators, ANSI MG 1-2009 (R2010) Motors and Generators conveys practical information concerning performance, safety, test, construction, and manufacture of AC and DC motors and generators.

National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) - Rosslyn, VA

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NEMA Publishes ANSI MG 1-2009 (R2010) Motors and Generators

Press release date: Oct 06, 2011

ROSSLYN, VA-The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) standard for motors and generators has recently received approval from the American National Standards Institute (ANSI).

ANSI MG 1-2009 (R2010) Motors and Generators conveys practical information concerning performance, safety, test, construction and manufacture of ac and dc motors and generators. This standard assists users in the proper selection and application of motors and generators.

The contents and scope of ANSI NEMA MG 1 may be viewed at www.nema.org/stds/mg1.cfm. A hard or electronic copy of the set may be purchased for $440 and a condensed version may be purchased in hard or electronic for $329 by visiting global.ihs.com or by contacting IHS at 800-854-7179 (U.S. only), 303-397-7956 (international) or 303-397-2740 (fax).

NEMA is the association of electrical equipment manufacturers, founded in 1926 and headquartered in Arlington, Virginia. Its member companies manufacture a diverse set of products including power transmission and distribution equipment, lighting systems, factory automation and control systems, and medical diagnostic imaging systems. Worldwide annual sales of NEMA-scope products exceed $120 billion.

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