The New Tesla Railway Motor

Date: 
Wednesday, January 8, 1896
Volume: 
10
Pages: 
337-337
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ELECTRICITY. January 8, 1896 337 THE NEW TESLA RAILWAY MOTOR. A gentleman, described hy the St. Louis Globe- lkmocmt ns “one of the shrewdesb electrical engi- neers in the employ of the \Vcstinghonse Electric and l\[nnufact.urii\g Comp:1,ny,” was recently interviewed by a. reporter uf that; paper, to whom nhu following swtclnems were nmde in reference 1.0 the Westing- house-Baililwin conibinnnioni and the new milway motor now being perfected by Nikola. Tesla. : The \Ves¢,inghouse and Bal¢l\vin companies have become convinced than the iloniannl for elrcnric loco- lnotives will grow mpidly iu t.he near future. The stexun loeonxomive which the Ilaildwin coinpnny has been making for sixty years is non to he laid on the shell' right n\\'n_y. but tlmt cuxnpany has come to be- lieve, 1 nhinlc, that it will gm.d\u\.l1y, but surely, be displaced by its elcct.i'i

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