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The Think Thermally and MotorTalk blogs are updated monthly, written by Snell instructors and consultants for those interested or involved with infrared thermography and electric motor testing (EMT). Electrical, mechanical, building applications, and EMT are covered in this blog along with discussions on theory, equipment, tips, news, and much more.
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The Snell Group | Jan 12, 2023
Cuando crecía, mi padre era muy bueno enseñándome todas las cosas que un hombre joven debía saber, cosas usuales, como: pescar, cambiar un neumático, etc. Cada cierto tiempo, mi padre me decía algo como por ejemplo: ‘déjame mostrarte este viejo truco del ejército’. Al ser adolescente ..

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The Snell Group | Dec 14, 2022
De-energized Electric Motor Testing (EMT) equipment provides a suite of varying tests. Of all the differing tests, inductance is of utmost importance because it is affected by everything in the motor. From a review of the below formula, you can see that inductance measurement is comprised..


The Snell Group | Dec 09, 2022
In our Level I Thermographic Applications Course, we mention that there are imager settings that cannot be changed after an image is saved. As an instructor, I tend to focus on what I consider the Big Three; Focus, Range, and Perspective (Composition). Those are important for..


The Snell Group | Nov 21, 2022
Durant la préparation des grands repas de fin d’année avec votre famille ou vos amis, saisissez l’occasion pour vous distraire avec votre imageur thermique. Faites une tournée de la cuisine avant le repas non seulement pour y grignoter mais emmenez-y aussi votre camera pour faire des..