At what condition a synchronous motor acts as a synchronous condenser?

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  • Jul 17th, 2014

A synchronous motor can be referred as a synchronous condenser when is connected in the power system unloaded simply means allowed to rotate freely to correct the system PF

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  • Aug 5th, 2014

Synchronous motor running at no load is called synchronous condenser.

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kaushal Parmar

  • Aug 26th, 2014

When synchronous motor running above their full speed called synchronous condenser.....

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  • Aug 27th, 2014

Under no load condition when synchronous motor is over excited it act like synchronous capacitor or condenser.

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Pramod kumar

  • Sep 3rd, 2014

Synchronous motor behave as a condenser when it uses at no load and leading pf.

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prasad jandhyala

  • Sep 6th, 2014

Synchronous motor acts as a condenser when it is operated at no load and over excited state. synchronous condensers are mainly used for power factor improvement.

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