Generator Vs. Motor?

Answer Generators are devices that turn mechanical energy into electrical energy. Electric motors are devices that turn electrical energy into mechanical energy. Though they perform opposite functions, th... Read More »

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How to Remove a Generator From a Motor?

The purpose of a generator is to convert the AC current from the battery to DC current for the coil and lights of a vehicle or piece of machinery. Removing a generator from a motor is required in o... Read More »

How to Use a Three Phase Induction Motor as a Generator?

Three-phase induction motors are plentiful and relatively inexpensive new or used because of their extensive implementation throughout industry. There are several methods for using them as generat... Read More »

What is the horsepower of a Lincoln motor generator welder?

The Lincoln Electrical Engine Welder has a horsepower that ranges from 20 to 23, depending on the amount of power needed to do the job. This horsepower range is standard for all Lincoln welders.Re... Read More »

What spark plug is needed for a 5 horsepower Briggs& Straton generator motor?

The two basic types of Briggs & Stratton 5 horsepower generator motor are the overhead valve and the flathead. If the plug is in the center of the head and the cylinder is straight up, it is a flat... Read More »