Archive for April 26th, 2019

Where Did Electric Motors Come From?

When you look at a General Electric DC motor 506AY, you see a history of electromagnetic-based power dating back to the early part of the 19th Century. Electric motors evolved from very simple apparatuses to the efficient modes of power driving the wheels of modern industry in the 21st Century. Here is a quick look at the history of these motors. (more…)