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  • In., and the dynamometer showed a thrust of more than 2100 lb.
  • The useful residue, known as the "actual," "effective" or "brake" horse-power, can be directly measured by a dynamometer; it amounts to about 80% of the indicated horse-power for good condensing engines and about 85% for non-condensing engines, or perhaps a little more when the engines are of the largest sizes.
  • See also DYNAMOMETER for illustrations of the use of what are essentially friction-straps of different forms for the measurement of the brake horse-power of an engine or motor.
  • The spring of the dynamometer car used by W.
  • In the Ayrton and Perry transmission dynamometer or spring coupling of this type, FIG.
 

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