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What is meant by compunding in a dc compund generator

  1. Sep 10, 2005 #1
    What is meant by "compunding" in a dc compund generator

    Hi friends, i have a doubt and i hope this would not mind you at all
    What is meant by "compunding" in a dc compund generator
    I hope someone of you can help me. :cool:
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  3. Sep 11, 2005 #2
    Must be a typo. Please check the spelling of the word.
  4. Sep 12, 2005 #3
    i am sorry friend... u will have to pardon me its "compounding" but not "compunding"
    Last edited: Sep 12, 2005
  5. Sep 13, 2005 #4
    It means that part of the field coil (stator) is in paralell with the rotor coil and part is in series.

    This makes it possible for a motor to have a more even speed with varying loads.
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