Frequent Burning of Exciter Starter


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In our small island grid we experienced frequent burning of exciter stator on our cummins unit with a capacity of 112 kw, 208 volts. The island peak load is 60 kw.

may we know the cause? the new exciter stator lasted only 4 months.

<b>Moderator's Note:</b> Poster says "exciter stator," but I believe he means "exciter starter."