Simple Browser : Welcome guest : log in
Home |  Graph |  ]  KB:  Language:   

Formal Language: 




Sigma KEE - Flywheel
KB Term: 
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
flywheel
Any Device designed to smooth the application of force or keep a Shaft spinning in the absence of other power inputs. It can either be massive or spin quickly (or both), in order to have significant intertia.
Relationships      
Parents engineering component A fundamental concept that applies in many engineering domains. An EngineeringComponent is an element of a Device that is a physically whole object, such as one might see listed as standard parts in a catalog. The main difference betweeen EngineeringComponents and arbitrary globs of matter is that EngineeringComponents are object-like in a modeling sense. Thus, an EngineeringComponent is not an arbtrary subregion, but a part of a system with a stable identity.


Show simplified definition with tree view
Show full definition (without tree view)
Show full definition (with tree view)


Sigma web home      Suggested Upper Merged Ontology (SUMO) web home
Sigma version 2.99c (>= 2017/11/20) is open source software produced by Articulate Software and its partners