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The Induction Motor

A disastrously wrong A-level question

The question in question is 15(a) which is in three parts. Part (i) asks the candidate to explain how current is induced in the rotor coil. 155 more words

Electrical Machinery

Copper in electric motors

The European annual motor market in the range of 0.75 to 375 kW is 15 M units with an average copper content of 5.3 kg/unit. Annual copper use in this market is 79 ktonnes.  116 more words

Exro Technologies and Potencia Industrial Advance Collaborative Work

Vancouver, British Columbia–(Newsfile Corp. – December 3, 2018) –  Exro Technologies Inc. (CSE: XRO) (OTCQB: EXROF) and Potencia Industrial S.A., a global manufacturing company based in Mexico City (“the Companies”), have initiated phase one of their collaboration on taxi motor conversions pursuant to the news release issued May 7, 2018. 460 more words

Cotxes Elèctrics!

A l’hora de preparar activitats per les nostres extraescolars, feia temps que ens rondava pel cap un nou repte.
Els nostres nois i noies ja havien treballat sovint amb circuits elèctrics, i també havien construït “cotxes de Newton” (propulsats per globus), així que finalment vam decidir que havia arribat l’hora de combinar ambdós conceptes: faríem un taller de construcció de cotxes elèctrics, propulsats per una hèlix connectada a un petit motor. 32 more words


Emmerdale actor Kelvin Fletcher talks life on and off the race track

J’AIME resident racing driver and motoring expert Martin Plowman chats to his actor-turned-race ace team-mate Kelvin Fletcher about life on and off the track

Kelvin Fletcher, or Andy Sugden from Emmerdale as many of you may know him, has graced our TV screens for the last 20 years, but there’s a lot more to this talented lad then just being ‘that bloke on the telly’. 2,257 more words


Sono Motors solar powered electric car nears production, but there is a problem

Sono Motors is the start-up behind the solar-powered Sion electric car.
What makes the Sion different to the electric cars is that it has both a battery pack and solar panels. 29 more words


Martin Plowman test drives the new Aston Martin Racing Vantage GT4

J’AIME’s motors expert and resident racing driver Martin Plowman puts the new Aston Martin Racing Vantage GT4 to the test 1,116 more words