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electric motor

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(Electrical Engineering) a device that converts electrical energy to mechanical torque
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Noun1.electric motor - a motor that converts electricity to mechanical workelectric motor - a motor that converts electricity to mechanical work
armature - coil in which voltage is induced by motion through a magnetic field
brush - conducts current between rotating and stationary parts of a generator or motor
electric drill - a rotating power drill powered by an electric motor
drum sander, electric sander, sander, smoother - a power tool used for sanding wood; an endless loop of sandpaper is moved at high speed by an electric motor
electric clock - a clock using a small electric motor
electric fan, blower - a fan run by an electric motor
electric hammer - a hammer driven by electric motor
electric locomotive - a locomotive that is powered by an electric motor
electric mixer - a food mixer powered by an electric motor
electric refrigerator, fridge - a refrigerator in which the coolant is pumped around by an electric motor
electric toothbrush - a toothbrush with an electric motor in the handle that vibrates the head of the brush
electric typewriter - a typewriter powered by an electric motor
field magnet - a magnet that provides a magnetic field in a dynamo or electric motor
motor - machine that converts other forms of energy into mechanical energy and so imparts motion
rotor, rotor coil - the rotating armature of a motor or generator
self-starter - an electric starting motor that automatically starts an internal-combustion engine
starter, starter motor, starting motor - an electric motor for starting an engine
stator, stator coil - mechanical device consisting of the stationary part of a motor or generator in or around which the rotor revolves
synchronous motor - electric motor in which the speed of rotation is proportional to the frequency of the A.C. power
trackless trolley, trolley coach, trolleybus - a passenger bus with an electric motor that draws power from overhead wires
wiper motor - electric motor that moves the windshield wiper
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A medium-voltage converter-controlled torque motor replaces the AC induction motor.
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The hydraulic screw rear door offers a high torque motor with a self-adjusting threaded shaft designed for low maintenance and easy operation.
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Drive is provided by an LRK torque motor, which powers the loom directly without intermediate gearings or belts.
The mill is powered by an explosion-proof 50 HP high-starting torque motor.
The brushless DC torque motor with rare earth magnets optimizes the available torque to deliver extremely rapid point-to-point motions.
The series is easy to install and will direct mount onto almost any large-shaft torque motor or generator.
The motors generate from 1 to 70 newton millimeters of torque Motor sizes range from 20 to 90 millimeters in diameter.
Other designs drive the roll with a separate torque motor geared to the roll and coordinated with screw speed.
Marc-Olivier-Andre, Sonceboz's business unit manager responsible for engine control actuators, introduced the new 4256 Series and said the new torque motor is ideal for emissions control systems that require higher resistance to temperature and vibration.