stationary engine


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stationary engine

n
(Mechanical Engineering) an engine that remains in a fixed position, esp one in a building that drives generators or other machinery
stationary engineer n
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There are ten inclined planes; five ascending, and five descending; the carriages are dragged up the former, and let slowly down the latter, by means of stationary engines; the comparatively level spaces between, being traversed, sometimes by horse, and sometimes by engine power, as the case demands.
Bounderby had taken possession of a house and grounds, about fifteen miles from the town, and accessible within a mile or two, by a railway striding on many arches over a wild country, undermined by deserted coal-shafts, and spotted at night by fires and black shapes of stationary engines at pits' mouths.
He's a stationary engine enthusiast and has been featured in Farm Collector in the past with his Lister and Powell engines.
Bus was stationary engine was a a and veterans Park, said: his engine was investigated urgency." He ""switched to silent, to avoid any distractions.
The SinterCast technology, with 44 installations in 13 countries, is primarily used for the production of petrol and diesel engine cylinder blocks and exhaust components for passenger vehicles, medium-duty and heavy-duty cylinder blocks and heads for commercial vehicles, and industrial power engine components for marine, rail, off-road and stationary engine applications.
I frantically went through the schedule, ticking classes like they were going out of fashion - scones, buns, cakes, tractors and even the stationary engine class.
He started off restoring a Lister D single-cylinder stationary engine, and was soon helping his father with his growing collection of vintage tractors, including a Wallis and Steevens steam roller and a 1918 Garrett 4CD steam tractor.
A record number of exhibitors attended the Stationary Engine Rally at the National Railway Museum in Shildon, County Durham, as it kicked off on Saturday.
We hope visitors will enjoy it!" Also this weekend a record number of exhibitors are due to attend the Stationary Engine Rally at Locomotion, the National Railway Museum at Shildon.
has received an order for a 250 kilowatt diesel-to-biogas converted power generator from National Raisin Company, Inc., based in Fowler, California that incorporates Omnitek's technology for stationary engine applications and provides a clean and economical solution to the agricultural industry in the San Joaquin Valley region of California.
Figure 6 shows comparison of pressure distribution of the stationary engine case versus normalized streamwise distance in different grid sizes.
A few of the EPA's Stationary Engine Regulation changes in recent years include adjustments to the National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) for Stationary Reciprocating Internal Combustion Engines (RICE), New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) for Stationary Compression Ignition (CI) Internal Combustion Engines and NSPS for Stationary Spark Ignition (SI) Internal Combustion Engines.

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