slip ring


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connection consisting of a metal ring on a rotating part of a machine

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A Slip Ring is an electromechanical device that allows the transmission of power and electrical signals from a stationary to a rotating structure.
The bearing supporting structure of the set of rotors and the layout of the slip ring system are also shown in Figure 8(b).
These solutions involve heavy and complex wiring harnesses, as well as turbine modification to accommodate the slip ring, and thus primarily only prove useful in laboratory environments.
Besides the use of slip rings, another unusual feature of the Osprey torque measuring system is its accuracy, Darden said.
This line of slip rings is intended to provide solutions for moving data and power from a stationary structure to a rotating device.
* slip ring assembly, NSN 3040-01-495-3603 (credit $6,825)
FIRST, I'M GOING TO TELL HIM THAT WE'RE HAVING TROUBLE WITH THE M4 AND MS ADAPTER RAIL SYSTEMS (ARS) CRACKING WHERE THEY FIT IN THE SLIP RING ON THE M4/M4A1 CARBINE AND M164 RIFFLE.