Prototype dimensions

Table 5-1 and Figure 5.7 show the final dimensions of the translator and loading conditions plus the nominal airgap, which in reality is not a design criteria but fixed by the manufacturing process.

Table 5-1: Dimensions of tubular protoype

Magnet width

0.025 m

Steel Width

0.025 m

Rotor diameter

0.1 m


0.005 m


0.5 m/s

155 mm ID 110 mm ID 180 mm OD 155 mm OP

140 mm ID 155 mm OP

25 mm

25 mm

100 mm^ 20 mmi three phase winding stainless steel shaft steel spacer

Nylon outer Spacer magnet tube support

Figure 5.7: Dimensions of one half (8poles) of 3 kW tubular machine

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