Phase Converters for Elevators

Three-phase power is preferred for commercial elevators. Single-phase operated elevators are often slow and inefficient. Commercial and residential use phase converters as a reliable and economical substitute to the expensive installation of utility three-phase power. NAPCco offers money-saving power conversion solutions for elevators.

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Top 5 Most Popular Pieces of Auto Shop Machinery

Auto shops see a diverse amount of problems on a daily basis, making the equipment needed to service each case very specialized. Machinery ranges from basic tools like wrenches and pliers to more complex electric tools to work on the advancing technology in today’s automobiles. Some jobs require a little bit of elbow grease while others need advanced power solutions. Here, we’ve outlined the top 5 most popular pieces of auto shop equipment and why they’re so important to today’s professionals.
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Metalworking Start-Ups (New Business)

Are you looking for three phase power to run your metalworking business? Metalworking often requires several machines with different power requirements to complete a job. Most home based start-ups do not have access or it’s to costly to bring three phase power to run the appropriate machinery for professional or hobby level metal working. NAPCco’s offers easy to install phase converters that change single phase power to three phase power to run three phase equipment/machinery to get your shop working. (more…)

Pros and Cons of Used Phase Converters

If you’re in the market for a phase converter, you might be asking yourself: “Should I buy used instead of new?” While there are certainly advantages to buying used, there are also important disadvantages to consider. Review the following pros and cons to be informed on making the best investment decision on the purchase of your next phase converter.
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Digital vs. Six Styles of Rotary Phase Converters

Choosing a phase converter to change single phase power to three-phase power can seem overwhelming. Rotary and Digital phase converters are two of the most popular options available. There are (6) six type of rotary converters and one (1) digital phase converter.

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Electrical Supply Fire Safety

Keeping your building safe from an electrical fire is a top priority for many professionals, taking preventative measures and making smart decisions can help. Review these electrical fire safety tips below to protect your facility from electricity-related danger and damage.

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Dry-Type Transformer Maintenance Checklist

For an extended life and optimal performance of your dry-type transformer, maintenance activities are highly recommended on a periodic basis.

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Commercial Food Equipment Standards

The National Sanitation Foundation (NSF) has specific commercial food equipment standards to help keep restaurant and commercial kitchen settings safe. When a kitchen setting is certified with the NSF, it receives credibility in the food equipment industry. Their website lists over 20 different types of equipment standards to keep in mind when considering your kitchen’s construction, design and operations.

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American Made Electrical Products from NAPCco

If you’re looking for American made electrical products, then you’ve come to the right place. At North America Phase Converter Company (NAPCco), we make all of our phase converters and electrical products at our manufacturing plant in New Berlin, Wisconsin. Purchasing electrical products through NAPCco allows for personalized service, unparalleled selection, superior quality and specialized safety in purchasing your new phase converter or electrical product.

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How Electrical Transformers Work

An electrical transformer is a device that’s used to convert power of a certain voltage level to power of a different voltage, but at the same frequency. They play a crucial role in the distribution of electric power. They’re often combined with phase converters to establish a proper voltage level for the operation of your application.

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