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Magneto

Description. Lang: en

A magneto is an electrical generator that uses permanent magnets to produce periodic pulses of alternating current. Unlike a dynamo, a magneto does not contain a commutator to produce direct current. It is categorized as a form of alternator, although it is usually considered distinct from most other alternators, which use field coils rather than permanent magnets.
Hand-cranked magneto generators were used to provide ringing current in telephone systems. Magnetos were also adapted to produce pulses of high voltage in the ignition systems of some gasoline-powered internal combustion engines to provide power to the spark plugs. Use of such ignition magnetos for ignition is now limited mainly to engines without a low-voltage electrical system, such as lawnmowers and chainsaws, and to aircraft engines, in which keeping the ignition independent of the rest of the electrical system ensures that the engine continues running in the event of alternator or battery failure. For redundancy, virtually all piston engine aircraft are fitted with two magneto systems, each supplying power to one of two spark plugs in each cylinder.
Magnetos were used for specialized isolated power systems such as arc lamp systems or lighthouses, for which their simplicity was an advantage. They have never been widely applied for the purposes of bulk electricity generation, for the same purposes or to the same extent as either dynamos or alternators. Only in a few specialised cases, as described here, have they been used for power generation.
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Album by Magneto

  • Type: MusicAlbum, Thing
  • Result Score: 878.19

Magneton

Electric/Steel Pokemon species

  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 763.11

X-Men: First Class

2011 film

  • Desc: X-Men: First Class is a 2011 superhero film based on the X-Men characters appearing in Marvel Comics. The fifth installment in the X-Men film series, it was directed by Matthew Vaughn and produced by Bryan Singer.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/X-Men:_First_Class
  • Type: Movie, Thing
  • Result Score: 526.83
Magneto

Magneto

Fictional character

Magneto

Film

  • Type: Movie, Thing
  • Result Score: 195.75
Fastball

Fastball

Rock band

Magneto

Fictional character

  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 65.13

Magneto

Boy band

  • Desc: Magneto was a popular Mexican boy band of the 1980s and 1990s. The band formed on February 14, 1983. In 1986, Magneto was featured in "Siempre en Domingo," a Mexican entertainment show viewed across Latin America and parts of Europe.
  • URL: http://www.magnetoband.com/
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Magneto_(band)
  • Type: MusicGroup, Thing
  • Result Score: 58.76
Renato Augusto

Renato Augusto

Brazilian footballer

  • Desc: Renato Soares de Oliveira Augusto, or simply Renato Augusto, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Chinese club Beijing Guoan and the Brazil national team.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Renato_Augusto
  • Type: Thing, Person
  • Result Score: 51.22
Magnetospheric Multiscale Mission

Magnetospheric Multiscale Mission

Spacecraft

  • Desc: The Magnetospheric Multiscale Mission is a NASA robotic space mission to study the Earth's magnetosphere, using four identical spacecraft flying in a tetrahedral formation. The spacecraft were launched on 13 March 2015 at 02:44 UTC.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Magnetospheric_Multiscale_Mission
  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 9.43

Magneto's Mother

Fictional character

  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 7.24

Magneto

Musical artist

  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Song by Sharon Stoner

  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Song by Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

  • Type: MusicRecording, Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Album by Magneto

  • Type: MusicAlbum, Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Song by Eurogliders

  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Song by Speedy

  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Song

  • Type: MusicRecording, Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Fictional character

  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Song by Basil Poledouris

  • Type: MusicRecording, Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Song by Steve Coleman and Five Elements

  • Type: MusicRecording, Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Song by Sleepwalk in El Paso

  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Song by Vic Conrad and the First Third

  • Type: MusicRecording, Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Song

  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Song

  • Type: MusicRecording, Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Song by Brigade

  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Song by Wireheads

  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Song by Wireheads

  • Type: MusicRecording, Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Song by Sharon Stoner

  • Type: MusicRecording, Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Song by TVBC

  • Type: MusicRecording, Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Song by HIV+

  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Musical artist

Magneto

Album by Dekel Kamioskyz

  • Type: MusicAlbum, Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Album by Julia Haltigan

  • Type: MusicAlbum, Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Song

  • Type: MusicRecording, Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Musical group

  • Type: MusicGroup, Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Song by Basil Poledouris

  • Type: MusicRecording, Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Song

  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Song by HIV+

  • Type: MusicRecording, Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Fictional character

  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00

Magneto

Song

  • Type: MusicRecording, Thing
  • Result Score: 7.00
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