timing motor

timing motor

[′tīm·iŋ ‚mōd·ər]
(electricity)
A motor which operates from an alternating-current power system synchronously with the alternating-current frequency, used in timing and clock mechanisms. Also known as clock motor.
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The heat and moisture resistance of synchronous timing motors can be improved by encapsulating their stator coils with DuPont Rynite PET thermoplastic polyester resin.