Motor Maids

Technology / Motorcycle / Motor Maids: The Motor Maids is a woman's motorcycle organization founded in 1940 by Linda Dugeau of Providence, Rhode Island and Dot Robinson of Detroit, Michigan. Dot was named the first President and remained in that position for the next 25 years. The Motor Maids originally had 51 chartered members. The American Motorcycle Association Charter #509 was issued to the club in 1941.

Parked Motorcycle Syndrome (PMS)

Technology / Motorcycle / Parked Motorcycle Syndrome (PMS): PMS is defined as Parked Motorcycle Syndrome. This is a common disease that occurs in the winter when a rider is unable to take his/her motorcycle out for a ride and is forced to think about things ot MORE

Open (Protected) Motor

Technology / Motors / Open (Protected) Motor: A motor having ventilating openings which permit passage of external cooling air over and around the windings. The term 'open machine', when applied to large apparatus without qualification, designate MORE

Part Winding Start Motor

Technology / Motors / Part Winding Start Motor: Is arranged for starting by first energizing part of the primary winding and subsequently energizing the remainder of this winding in one or more steps. The purpose is to reduce the initial value of t MORE

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