This recommended practice establishes criteria for environmental service conditions, ratings, and test methods of electrical propulsion rotating equipment. This recommended practice applies to the rotating equipment in the electrical propulsion systems on electrically propelled dumpers. It also applies to the rotating equipment installed on trailers connected to electrically propelled dumpers. The recommended practice does not apply to rotating equipment such as windshield wiper motors, battery charging generators, etc., that may be used on dumpers.
The content of this standard is becoming obsolete, and there is no longer support to update this standard. The Con-Ag effort is supporting the creation of ISO 14990, which should supersede SAE J1317 in about 2 years.