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noun apparatus, appliance, contraption, convenience, device, facility, generator, locomotive, machine, machinery, means, meehanical aid, mechanical device, mechanism, method, motor, muscle power, power plant, powerhouse, source of power, tool, transducer, transformer, turbine, utensil, utility
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The Rolls-Royce composite carbon/titanium (CTi) fan blade for the Advance and UltraFan engine designs has taken to the skies for the first time, marking another milestone for the programme.
The prototype was built by modifying a gasoline powered electrical generator with an 8:1 compression ratio internal combustion engine design.
They hope to pitch their electric engine design to a major company.
The DCR engine design avoids such additives, APL officials said.
This new technology provides for greater flexibility in engine design, durability and, ultimately, performance.
Japan), a world leader in diesel-technology development, production and engine design, has also established a new company for the United States.
The basic engine design - one that is more commonly found in racing engines - incorporates an aluminum upper block, a ladder design lower block and an aluminum oil manifold plate.
The engine design follows the principles of the large-bore, Mark 9 engine series that MAN Diesel & Turbo introduced in 2006.
The robust strength offered from a stainless steel manifold provides for greater flexibility in engine design, durability and, ultimately, performance.
This new engine design can utilize any known fuel source (gasoline, diesel, propane, natural gas, hydrogen, methanol, ethanol or LPG) or fuel mixture, yet needs zero coolant, lube oil, filters, or pumps.
Could an engine design with roots that go back to 1914 revolutionize the way that vehicles are powered in the future?