## Salient Pole Rotor vs Non-Salient Pole Rotor

Construction of rotor in alternator is of two types. The two main types of rotor in synchronous generator↗ are salient pole and non-salient pole rotor. Non-salient pole rotor is also known as cylindrical pole rotor. The main difference between salient pole rotor vs non-salient pole rotor are as follows: Salient Pole Rotor: The term salient … Read more

## How does an Alternator Works?

Alternator definition: Alternator is basically an AC generator which converts mechanical energy into electrical energy in the form of alternating current at specified frequency. The term alternator is used since it generates AC power. CONSTRUCTION OF ALTERNATOR: Construction of alternator consists of two basic parts termed as stator and rotor. The detail constructional parts … Read more