Re: inquiring minds want to know.

Evan Reese

Hi Ann,
Why not just Google "asynchronous motor"?
I did, and the first result is a Wikipedia article on induction motors, which are also called asynchronous motors:
"An induction motor or asynchronous motor
is an AC electric motor in which the electric current in the rotor needed to produce
torque is obtained by electromagnetic induction from the magnetic field of the stator
winding. An induction motor can therefore be made without electrical connections
to the rotor."
You can read more at:

-----Original Message-----
From: Ann Parsons
Sent: Saturday, April 04, 2020 9:11 AM
Subject: [TechTalk] inquiring minds want to know.

Morning all,

I was just going through my junk folder and I keep seeing these offers
for asynchronous motors. Now, I know this is a totally weird, off the
wall question, but what the heck is an asynchronous motor? Of course
I'm deleting the spam, but since I'm getting more and more like my cat
everyday, curious, what on earth is it? Is it a figment of the
imagination, or are their really asynchronous motors? If the parts of
the motor aren't syncked, wouldn't that prevent the motor from
operating correctly? Just something innocuous to think about when the
rest of the world is going to hell in a hand basket.

Ann P.

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