Descriptive metrics that characterize the motor.
|List Options||Option Definition||Unit of Measure|
|Variable frequency drive||Type of adjustable-speed drive used in electro-mechanical drive systems to control AC motor speed and torque by varying motor input frequency and voltage||None|
|Phase||The phase of the motor||None|
|Pole count||The number of pole electromagnetic windings in the motor's stator and used to assign Motor Efficiency. Pole count is always a multiple of 2.||None|
|RPM||The number of full revolutions in a unit of time and is used to assign Motor Efficiency. 2008 NR ACM table N2-20 has four speeds: 3600 rpm, 1800 rpm, 1200 rpm, 900 rpm.||None|
|Horsepower||The nameplate (rated) horsepower of the motor.||None|
|Brake horsepower||The brake horsepower of the motor before the loss in power caused by the gearbox, alternator, differential, water pump, and other auxiliary components.||None|
|Not applicable||Not applicable||None|
|Full load amps||Current draw of motor at full capacity.||None|
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