- An interconnection between otherwise totally separate hydraulic systems that enables power to be transferred from one to the other.
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Power Transfer Unit — The purpose of the Power Transfer Unit (PTU) is to produce hydraulic pressure in the left hydraulic system in the event of a left hydraulic system engine driven pump failure.The PTU is used when there is right hydraulic system pressure but no… … Wikipedia
Station-to-Shuttle Power Transfer System — The Station to Shuttle Power Transfer System (SSPTS; pronounced spits ) allows a docked Space Shuttle to make use of power provided by the International Space Station s solar arrays. Using this system reduces usage of a shuttle s onboard power… … Wikipedia
Station-to-Shuttle Power Transfer System — Das Station to Shuttle Power Transfer System (SSPTS; ausgesprochen spits) erlaubt dem Space Shuttle Energie von der Internationalen Raumstation zu beziehen. Das verringert die Nutzung der bordeigenen Brennstoffzellen und verlängert die… … Deutsch Wikipedia
Station-to-Shuttle Power Transfer System — La Station to Shuttle Power Transfer System (SSPTS; se pronuncia /spits/) permite al orbitador acoplado hacer uso de la potencia proporcionada por los paneles solares de la Estación Espacial Internacional. Usar este sistema reduce el uso de las… … Wikipedia Español
Power over Ethernet — or PoE technology describes a system to transfer electrical power, along with data, to remote devices over standard twisted pair cable in an Ethernet network. This technology is useful for powering IP telephones, wireless LAN access points,… … Wikipedia
transfer — trans|fer1 W2 [trænsˈfə: US ˈfə:r] v past tense and past participle transferred present participle transferring ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(move to different place etc)¦ 2¦(put something in different place)¦ 3¦(sports person)¦ 4¦(money)¦ 5 transfer your… … Dictionary of contemporary English
Power (physics) — In physics, power is the rate at which energy is transferred, used, or transformed. For example, the rate at which a light bulb transforms electrical energy into heat and light is measured in watts the more wattage, the more power, or what is the … Wikipedia
unit — 1. One; a single person or thing. 2. A standard of measure, weight, or any other quality, by multiplications or fractions of which a scale or system is formed. 3. A group of persons or things considered as a whole because of mutual activities or… … Medical dictionary
transfer — transferable, transferrable, adj. transferability, n. transferrer, n. v. /trans ferr , trans feuhr/; n., adj. /trans feuhr/, v., transferred, transferring, n., adj. v.t. 1. to convey or remove from one place, person … Universalium
Power factor — For other uses, see Power factor (pistol). The power factor of an AC electric power system is defined as the ratio of the real power flowing to the load over the apparent power in the circuit, and is a dimensionless number between 0 and 1… … Wikipedia