Steam Motors

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

1880s - Technology
... soda patent boiler to power a 14-HP Westinghouse steam engine" ... and it had a capacity of 66,000 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 invents the Nipkow disk,an ...
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 current generator Rotating magneto-electric machine yielding a given ... of Power - 1893 December 26 - Method of operating motors having independent energizing circuits Passing alternating currents through circuits and ... Patent 0,511,560 - System of Electrical Power Transmission - 1893 December 26 - Motor having independent energizing circuits connected with a source of alternating currents Means of rendering the magnetic effects to ...
Baldwin Locomotive Works - Street Railways / Tramway Steam Motors
... 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 ... Other Baldwin Steam Motor operators included The Takapuna Tramways and Ferry Company, Auckland, New Zealand 1910-1927 ...
Brooks Steam Motors
... Brooks Steam Motors, Ltd ... was a Canadian manufacturer of steam cars established in March 1923 ... rather than the more sophisticated Doble steam cars ...
Christchurch Tramway System - Propulsion Systems - Steam
... Tramway 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 even then continued to use them as demand required ...

Famous quotes containing the words motors and/or steam:

    When General Motors has to go to the bathroom ten times a day, the whole country’s ready to let go. You heard of that market crash in ‘29? I predicted that.... I was nursing a director of General Motors. Kidney ailment, they said; nerves, I said. Then I asked myself, “What’s General Motors got to be nervous about?” “Overproduction,” I says. “Collapse.”
    John Michael Hayes (b. 1919)

    Clean the spittoons.
    The steam in hotel kitchens,
    And the smoke in hotel lobbies,
    And the slime in hotel spittoons:
    Part of my life.
    Langston Hughes (1902–1967)