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50HZ VS 60HZ

02/12/2016 by Anonymous Poster
What happen to a bus duct with 50HZ if supplied by 60hz power?And the should output power be 60hZ??
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Last comment 02/12/2016 by Tornado

Explosion Proof Certification for Luminaries

02/11/2016 by gsuhas
The various standards designed for conformity requirements of Luminaries in Class/ Div system of America or Zone system in Europe were developed var v...
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Last comment 02/12/2016 by RAMConsult

Question on available sensor... "metal on metal"

02/11/2016 by Anonymous Poster
Hello, What I want to know: is there a tech out there that can sense when a latch/hook is in place? Imagine a cauldron getting picked up and moved a...
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Last comment 02/12/2016 by Tornado

Power Generation from Alternator Using Induction Motor

02/10/2016 by Abdul86
Hi Friends, I am an interested in generating electricity from alternator using an induction motor. I already read many articles that the equivalent or...
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Last comment 02/11/2016 by SolarEagle

Stability Test for Generator

02/10/2016 by Vinodh
Would anyone say what is the acceptance level/criteria for Stability Test? actually we are performing this test to confirm CT connections are set r...
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Last comment 02/11/2016 by IQ
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Power Generation and Distribution Blog

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The Power of Small Bending Motions

02/04/2016 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
Researchers at MIT have developed a new method of harvesting energy from small movements that promises an almost unlimited power supply for biomedica...
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Last comment 02/10/2016 by Mr. small

Not All Megawatts are Created Equal

01/30/2016 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
Could the fast growth of distributed energy resources be harmful to the reliability of bulk power systems if these projects aren't implemented co...
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Last comment 02/04/2016 by JWthetech

Can Germany Decentralize Power Production?

01/10/2016 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
Germany is looking to make the theory of a decentralized power system into a reality by installing hundreds if not thousands of small solar power...
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Last comment 01/13/2016 by dvmdsc
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Lab Equipment Blog

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Tomorrow's Labs Today

01/22/2016 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
A New Year dawns and laboratories look toward the future, whether floating in space or rooted on Earth. In Germany, academics and business leaders de...
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Google Leaps Into Life Sciences

12/06/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
Google continues to expand beyond its internet roots with the launch of a life sciences firm to develop miniaturized electronic devices such as a nan...
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Life Sciences Look to the Space Station

10/02/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
Life sciences exploration is constantly expanding, and the "next great frontier" for this branch of science is space, according to Bioscience Technol...
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Last comment 10/05/2015 by Hilton
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Electrical Components

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Energy Storage Poised for Explosive Growth

01/19/2016 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
Grid scale energy storage helps utilities balance intermittent renewable sources, support peak loads and maintain frequency regulation. Energy storag...
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Last comment 01/20/2016 by bullardrr

Manmade Harbor Turns the Tide on Clean Energy

12/12/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
Tidal electricity generation stations have been in operation for decades, typically implemented by installing a dam and turbines across an easily bri...
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Last comment 12/17/2015 by Rixter

Get to Know Your Battery Pack

12/06/2015 by Texas Instruments
When it comes to choosing a lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery pack for your portable application, whether for a smart watch or an e-bike, the task is not a...
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Last comment 12/14/2015 by James Stewart
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Wire and Cable Technology Blog

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A Warning: Defend Undersea Cables

01/05/2016 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
As news reports surface that Russian subs and spy ships are operating near vital undersea cables, strategists are becoming concerned that the 200-...
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Last comment 01/07/2016 by SolarEagle

Counterfeit Cables May be Putting Your Business at Risk

11/25/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
If you use counterfeit or non-compliant wire and cable to tie together the components of your system - and there's a reasonably good chance that you...
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Last comment 11/29/2015 by jack of all trades

Snake-Like Charging Cable Slithers Towards Release

10/12/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
You've never seen a car-charging cable like the one currently under test by automaker Tesla . It works with every all-electric S Model on the road. T...
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Last comment 10/13/2015 by adreasler
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Shock, Vibration and Noise Blog

84 blog entries, 987 comments (0 Viewing)

Wireless System Monitors Torsional Vibration

02/11/2016 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
The Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) has developed a wireless sensor technology that promises less vibration for power generating equipment....
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Sensor Detects the Smallest Vibration Allowed by Quantum Mechanics

10/09/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
Quantum mechanics states that a mechanical object, even at absolute zero, still produces small vibrations called "zero-point fluctuations". However,...
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What's Your Machine's Signature?

09/05/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
All machines have a unique vibration signature that changes as operating conditions alter. When a disruption in signature occurs, engineers analyze t...
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Webinar Calendar - December 2015

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Electrical Engineering Master's for Busy Professionals

10/18/2015 posted in Engineering...Beyond the Classroom
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Rise of the Drones

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2015 is quickly becoming the year of drones. So what exactly is a drone? According to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), a drone is an unmanne...
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Computer controlled holiday lights

12/25/2014 posted in Workbench Creations
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Holiday lights have come a long way since I was a kid and I decided to take the dive into the hobby. This isn't quite my first time working on this...
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Fixing a Thermoelectric Wine Fridge

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Bad Capacitors Make Me Smile

10/17/2014 posted in Workbench Creations
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I know bad components aren't something a person should usually be happy about, but in my case, they have been a source of joy on a number of occasio...
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