Synchronous motor takes leading current when it is overexcited or under excited

Q.  A synchronous motor takes the leading current when it is
- Published on 06 Oct 15

a. Overexcited
b. Under excited
c. Not excited
d. Either (a) or (b)
e. All of these

ANSWER: Either (a) or (b)


  • Aslam   -Posted on 17 Apr 17
    Option A is correct.
    Because an overexcited synchronous motor has leading power factor which means it takes leading current.

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