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  • UPS - uninterruptible power supply

    UPS – uninterruptible power supply

    To cope with short power outage some facilities are equipped with uninterruptible power supply. An uninterruptible power supply is an electrical apparatus...
  • Relay based interlocking for railway operation

    Relay based interlocking for railway operation

    In railway signaling, an interlocking is an arrangement of signal apparatus that prevents conflicting movements through an arrangement of tracks such as...
  • Weaving machine

    The electric jacquard-loom of the type G.A. Roscher from the 1930s was originally in use in the industrial vocational school in Nordhorn (Germany, Lower...
  • Weaving machine

    The electric linen weaving machine (dobby and jacquard machine) of the type G. A. Roscher from the 1920s was used to produce linen cloth with patterns....
  • Beaming machine

    The beaming machine of the type W. Schlafhorst & Co. from 1939 was used in the textile industry. This machine develops warp beams for the warp threads....
  • Cops Winder

    The cops winder made by the Wuppertal company Hacoba (Germany North Rhine-Westphalia) in 1949 was used in the textile industry. It produces yarn bobbins...
  • Signal bell

    Funke & Huster's signal bell was used in the Ewald Colliery in Herten (Germany, North Rhine-Westphalia) in the 1980s. Since 1990 it has been located...
  • Narrow-gauge field locomotive

    The narrow-gauge field locomotive made by the company Jung in the year 1936 originally served to carry freight in the airship yard of Luftschiffbau Schütte...
  • Hand lever draisine

    The hand lever draisine (age unknown) is a manually operated rail vehicle. It was used in the railway depot of Bochum- Dahlhausen for the inspection of...
  • Railway turntable

    The 20 meter long railway turntable from the year 1918 was used to turn railway vehicles in the desired direction (forwards/backwards) and also to save...
  • Edmondson Ticket Printing Machine

    The Edmondson ticket printing machine (manufactured by Georg Göbel AG in Darmstadt) in 1929 is named after its inventor Thomas Edmondson (1792-1851) and...
  • Air pump (steam locomotive)

    The Prussian passenger steam locomotive P-8 (production series 38 2267) with tender was built by the Berliner Maschinenbau AG in 1918. Up until the Second...