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ELECT TECH = Is it possible to reverse the direction of motion of Electrical motors ?

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Asked by commonsense, 17 Mar '10 12:56 am
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Not for all.. but some it can,, by swtiching the AC lines :D
Answered by conviction, 17 Mar '10 12:56 am

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Yes just reverse the polarity
Answered by Anindya Mukherjee, 25 May '12 05:18 pm

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By anyone ,who knows theorotical details of it.
Answered by Vilas Deshpande, 07 Sep '10 10:29 am

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Motor, electric, machine that converts electrical energy into mechanical energy. When an electric current is passed through a wire loop that is in a magnetic field, the loop will rotate and the rotating motion is transmitted to a shaft, providing useful mechanical work. The traditional electric motor consists of a conducting loop that is mounted on a rotatable shaft. Current fed in by carbon blocks, called brushes, enters the loop through two slip rings. The magnetic field around the loop, supplied by an iron core field magnet, causes the loop to turn when current is flowing through it. In an alternating current (AC) motor, the current flowing in the loop is synchronized to reverse direction at the moment when the plane of the loop is perpendicular to the magnetic field and there is no magnetic force exerted on the loop. Because the momentum of the loop carries it around until the current is again supplied, continuous motion results. In alternating current induction motors the current ...more
Answered by Pardeep kapoor, 17 Mar '10 01:09 am

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