Eckels, Arthur R. Formerly, Department of Electrical Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Mason, Willard F. Mason Engineering Co., Inc.
- Electric rotating machines
- Slip-ring assemblies
- Additional Readings
Electromechanical components which, in combination with brushes, provide a continuous electrical connection between rotating and stationary conductors. Typical applications of slip rings are in electric rotating machinery, synchros, and gyroscopes. Slip rings are also employed in large assemblies where a number of circuits must be established between a rotating device, such as a radar antenna, and stationary equipment.
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