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slip ring

n.
A metal ring mounted on a rotating part of a machine to provide a continuous electrical connection through brushes on stationary contacts.

slip ring

n
(Electrical Engineering) electrical engineering a metal ring, mounted on but insulated from a rotating shaft of a motor or generator, by means of which current can be led through stationary brushes into or out of a winding on the shaft

slip′ ring`


n.
(in an electric motor or generator) a metal ring that conducts current through stationary brushes to or from the coil or rotor.
[1895–1900]
slip′-ring`, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.slip ring - connection consisting of a metal ring on a rotating part of a machineslip ring - connection consisting of a metal ring on a rotating part of a machine; provides a continuous electrical connection through brushes on stationary contacts
connecter, connector, connective, connection, connexion - an instrumentality that connects; "he soldered the connection"; "he didn't have the right connector between the amplifier and the speakers"
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Tenders are invited for Procurement Of Carbon Brushes For Generator Slip Rings Of Rhps, Sjvn Ltd.
DC power can come in through slip rings or be generated by a brushless exciter on the shaft.
This means that machine builders and control engineers can do away with expensive and temperamental slip rings -- instead, simply mounting the sensors and checking the radio connection.
With no excitation power, slip rings or excitation control systems, the turbine has a capacity of 2.
The mold is painted with a new nano-particle conductive coating that receives current via slip rings that carry the power to the mold.
This is measured by a TorqSense non-contact sensor that offers the development team the great advantage of not requiring complex and delicate slip rings, making the mixer easier to build (and rebuild between trials) and far more robust in operation.
Helwig Carbon changed the OEM design and used a constant-force spring, in addition to newly designed carbon slip rings and a bank-of-two brush holder.
This company's rotary transmitters do not contain slip rings, brushes, wire loops and similar devices.
It features a multi heater cartridge design and dual slip rings separate from the heater assembly.
The telemetry system then transmits that data, without the use of slip rings, to a receiver where it is converted to a 4-20mA signal.
DHi's slip rings are designed to replace OEM blade pitch control slip ring in GE 1.
Tenders are invited for Dough Moulded Compound Dmc Type Slip Ring Unit Complete With Suitable Brush Holder And Carbon To Size Id 77Mm X Od 130Mm X Overall Height 88Mm With Three Numbers Of Phosphorous Bronze Slip Rings Suitable For 30 Kw / 40 Hp 1460 Rpm Slip Ring Induction Motor For Frame Type Aj200m4r Of Ngef Make.