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TACHYMETRE LAMES VIBRANTES [1 record]

Record 1 2008-01-29

English

Subject field(s)
  • Measuring Instruments (Engineering)
  • Servicing and Maintenance (Motor Vehicles and Bicycles)
DEF

A tachometer consisting of a group of reeds of different lengths, each having a specific natural frequency of vibration.

CONT

A resonance, or vibrating-reed, tachometer uses a series of consecutively tuned reeds to determine engine speed by indicating the vibration frequency of the machine.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Instruments de mesure (Ingénierie)
  • Entretien et réparation (Véhicules automobiles et bicyclettes)

Spanish

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