Books about Asbestos Motor Insulation

Whiting Crane Handbook

Whiting Crane Handbook (1955)
Asbestos mentioned in the section on motor insulation.

Plant Engineer's Manual and Guide

Plant Engineer's Manual and Guide (1976)
Givaudan Corporation. Asbestos products mentioned: Haveg 41, Haveg 61, Chemtite PB, Furane resins impregnated with asbestos, White & Blue asbestos, Transite, and shingles.

Chase-Foster Permatherm P Insulation Advertisement

Chase-Foster Permatherm P Insulation Advertisement (1967)
Permatherm P was an asbestos film insulation for transformers and motors.

Maintenance Hints: Volumes 1 and 2

Maintenance Hints: Volumes 1 and 2 (1943)
Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Co. Information about asbestos insulation use in general and also its use in an armature.

Electrical Insulation: Its Application to Shipboard Electrical Equipment

Electrical Insulation: Its Application to Shipboard Electrical Equipment (1951)
Book printed for U.S. Navy use. Asbestos insulation products, asbestos insulation for wires, motors, and more.

U.S. Motors 1956 Pocket Calendar

U.S. Motors 1956 Pocket Calendar (1956)
Advertisements mention asbestos-protected windings.

Direct Current Motor Manual

Direct Current Motor Manual (1950)
Asbestos insulation described. Asbestos also listed in a table listing current carrying capacity of conductors.

Unlimited Power ~ US Motors (Brochure)

Unlimited Power ~ US Motors (Brochure) (1949)
This brochure provides documentation that asbestos was used in ALL U.S. Motors in 1949.

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