Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In mech., driven without the use of belts or other devices for the transmission of power, the driving and driven parts being on a common shaft or direct-coupled: as, a direct-driven dynamo.

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Examples

  • -- A high speed compound engine, running at 500 revolutions per minute, with direct-driven dynamo for electric lighting.

    Scientific American Supplement, No. 841, February 13, 1892

  • Pressure-indicating devices continually monitor the extraction performance while automatically controlling the 2 x 2. 2kW direct-driven variable-speed fans to maintain optimum operating conditions.

    Manufacturingtalk - manufacturing industry news

  • PI has introduced an ultra-low-profile (0. 6in), direct-driven, high-speed rotary stage - based on its PILine piezomotor drive technology - at the Spie Photonics West conference.

    Manufacturingtalk - manufacturing industry news

  • The turntable itself packs a direct-driven platter that supports both forward and reverse

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  • Non Magnetic Low Profile, High Speed Piezomotor Rotary Stage @ Photonics West PI introduces a new ultra-low profile (0.6 "), direct-driven, high-speed rotary stage based on its proprietary PILine® piezomotor drive technology at this year's SPIE Photonics West conference.

    physicsworld.com: all content

  • PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. introduces a new ultra-low profile (0.6 "), direct-driven, high-speed rotary stage based on its proprietary PILine piezomotor drive technology at this year's SPIE Photonics West conference.

    R&D Mag - News

  • PI introduces a new ultra-low profile (0.6 "), direct-driven, high-speed rotary stage based on its proprietary PILine® piezomotor drive technology at this year's SPIE Photonics West conference.

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