Steam Motors

Some articles on steam motors, steam, motor, motors:

Brooks Steam Motors
... Brooks Steam Motors, Ltd ... was a Canadian manufacturer of steam cars established in March 1923 ... of engineering rather than the more sophisticated Doble steam cars ...
List Of Nikola Tesla Patents - American - Patents #51–#100
... poles in excess of the number of armature-circuits Motor having independent energizing circuits connected to the armature-circuit of the alternating. 1893 December 26 - Method of operating motors having independent energizing circuits Passing alternating currents through circuits and retarding the phases of the current in one circuit to a greater ... Patent 0,511,560 - System of Electrical Power Transmission - 1893 December 26 - Motor having independent energizing circuits connected with a source of alternating currents ...
Baldwin Locomotive Works - Street Railways / Tramway Steam Motors
... As well as Railway Locomotives, Baldwin built Street Tramway Steam Motors in large numbers for operators in the United States and worldwide ... There were three basic models, 9" 11" and 13" motors ... Two operational NSWGT surviving Steam Motors Baldwin 11676 of 1891 NSWGT No.103 Valley Heights Steam Tramway, New South Wales, Australia ...
Christchurch Tramway System - Propulsion Systems - Steam
... Company and its successor, the Christchurch Tramway Company, ever operated steam motors ... The Canterbury Company initially purchased five Kitson steam motors, later ordering a further three ... The Board continued to use steam motors for regular services for a couple of years after commencing operations until its lines were fully electrified but ...
1880s - Technology
... It used "a caustic soda patent boiler to power a 14-HP Westinghouse steam engine" ... cubic feet (1,869 cubic meters)." Its battery-powered motor "produced 7.5 horsepower (5.6 kilowatts) ... This motor was later replaced with one that produced 8.5 horsepower (6.3 kilowatts)." 1884 Paul Gottlieb Nipkow of Lębork, Kingdom of Prussia, German Empire ...

Famous quotes containing the words motors and/or steam:

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