Electric machine

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an apparatus for generating, collecting, or exciting, electricity, as by friction.
- Sir W. Thomson.

See also: Electric

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The thunderclaps, treading one on the heels of another and with a strange crackling accompaniment, sounded more like the working of a gigantic electric machine than the usual detonating reverberations.
He was also an experimental chemist on a small scale, and had made unto himself an electric machine, from which it was his greatest pleasure and glory to administer small shocks to any small boys who were rash enough to venture into his study.
The table was entirely occupied by the great work of Martin, the electric machine, which was covered carefully with the remains of his table-cloth.
Introduction of the Hidrive serves three purposes: it has cut the cost of an all-electric machine; it has provided an entry level machine for companies contemplating adopting all-electric technology; and the addition of the accumulator-boosted injection unit has opened up the application of the electric machine to processes needing higher injection speeds, like packaging and thin wall moulding.
"For roughly 95% of the applications run today, a hydraulic, hybrid, and electric machine perform about the same," says Markus Betsche, product manager for Krauss-Maffei in Munich, Germany.
Thanks to these drives, several electric machine lines can now mold thick parts with long hold times.
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Using a conventional distributed stator winding, the Ricardo synchronous reluctance electric machine uses low-cost materials, and simple manufacturing processes and construction.
Another component in a hybrid vehicle powertrain is the electric machine. There could be one or more electric machines in a typical HEV functioning as a motor or a generator.
Sakor president Randy Beattie said: "Hybridyne is a combination of the firm's engine testing Dynalab PT system and its electric machine testing Dynalab EM system.