Patent Number: 6,670,733

Title: System and method of reducing bearing voltage

Abstract: Technique for reducing bearing current discharges in a system by increasing the surface area between the shaft and the frame of the system and thereby increasing the rotor to frame capacitance.

Inventors: Melfi; Michael J. (Euclid, OH)

Assignee: Reliance Electric Technologies, LLC

International Classification: H02K 11/00 (20060101); H02K 011/00 ()

Expiration Date: 12/30/2020