Excerpt from The Electric Motor and the Transmission Power There is probably subject, connected with the application of electricity, that has come into greater prominence during the last decade, than the electric transmission of power. The electric motor is w to be found everywhere driving machinery of all sizes. It permits a single, large, ecomical engine to operate a number of small motors over a large area. This little volume of the Electro-Technical Series has been prepared with the object of rendering the principles of electric motors clear to those who are t specially trained in electro-technics. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.