Nikola Tesla’s first patent regarding AC induction motor was granted in 1888. The motor in the following video is a functional replica of the Tesla’s original 2-phase induction motor we produced, which is exhibited in the Tesla Memorial Centre in Smiljan, Croatia. Continue Reading...
Nowadays virtually all electrical motors used in everyday life are based on the principles of rotating magnetic field in one form or another. When Tesla discovered the principles of rotating magnetic field utilisation he also conceived suitable generators and transformers in order to provide efficient means of distribution of electrical energy and its transformation. Tesla’s system of distribution of polyphase alternating currents is nowadays universally used for transport of electricity from electrical power generators to end-users.
Tesla originally conceived the idea ... Continue Reading...