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The particular type of washing machine motor allows speed and direction control, because it is basically a stepper motor and contains permanent magnets. The type of motor found in other home stuffs are usually a universal motor that can run on AC or DC, has no magnets and relies entirely on windings for both the stator and the rotor.

The particular type of washing machine motor allows speed and direction control, because it is basically a stepper motor and contains permanent magnets. The type of motor found in other home stuffs are usually a universal motor that can run on AC or DC, has no magnets and relies entirely on windings for both the stator and the rotor.

Build Your Own Vertical-Axis Wind Turbine On The Cheap - Didn't realize vertical wind turbines existed. The scale of this one and the fact that it supposedly doesn't require gale force winds to produce power makes it definitely worth looking into.

Build Your Own Vertical-Axis Wind Turbine On The Cheap - Didn't realize vertical wind turbines existed. The scale of this one and the fact that it supposedly doesn't require gale force winds to produce power makes it definitely worth looking into.

Ski In, Stroll Out: Reiulf Ramstad Designs a House for all Seasons in Norway | Projects | Interior Design

Ski In, Stroll Out: Reiulf Ramstad Designs a House for all Seasons in Norway | Projects | Interior Design

Upcycled Shipping Container House - Find out how to create one here http://howtobuildashippingcontainerhome.blogspot.com/

Upcycled Shipping Container House - Find out how to create one here http://howtobuildashippingcontainerhome.blogspot.com/