air motor

air motor

[′er ‚mōd·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A device in which the pressure of confined air causes the rotation of a rotor or the movement of a piston.

air motor

An air-operated device used to open or close a damper, 1 or valve.
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Suited for stainless steel and super duplex piping systems, the tool features a 3 HP air motor designed for high performance in environments that have dirty air and high moisture content.
The key component of these hoists is a new air motor unit, based on the company's motor-brake concept and incorporating a patented integrated brake system, with a stepped brake piston and a reliable self-lubricating rotor.
9 hp air motor that's designed to operate in 6- to 12-inch relined pipes.
The SmartGen(TM) system utilizes a ground-based turbo-compressor to compress air and this compressed air is used to drive a turbo air motor directly connected to the wind turbine generator.
Unlike most pneumatic equipment that uses trip rods and mechanical spools to reverse the air-motor direction, the Guardian A5 series uses air signals to reverse the air motor.
Tonson angle bung entry air mixer equipped with high torque radial piston drive air motor, stainless steel shaft and two collapsible polished stainless impellers is ideal for mining low to medium viscosity materials in closed drums.
The limiter monitors the air pressure supplied to the air motor during lifting and will automatically stop the hoist when attempting to lift in excess of the rated load.
The Comet 3-B includes an air motor, "B" fluid section with all stainless steel wetted components, fluid pressure relief valve, an AA-1500 or Airless 1 spray gun, a siphon kit, and air hoses.
This new tool features a gear drive air motor, variable angle bevels from 15[degrees]-45[degrees] and adjustable depth of cut.
In addition, it can be operated with either crank or air motor rotation.
In designing its low-speed Titan air motor for dental attachments, Star Dental of Lancaster, Pa.