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A device for converting energy into mechanical motion.

dental engine

A machine that rotates dental instruments.

high-speed engine

A machine that rotates a dental instrument in excess of 12,000 rpm.

ultraspeed engine

A machine that rotates a dental instrument at speeds from 100,000 to 300,000 rpm.
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While studies and numbers suggesting that diesel engines are fading away and electric vehicles (EV) are rising as the future of cars, some auto industry insiders say diesel may lose its ground, but will not likely disappear in the near future.
However, there are situations when the Diesel engine has increased emissions of harmful exhaust gases and no component of the system of electronic engine management has any visible deficiency and no electrical malfunction in the form of errors stored in the engine control unit, which is read by diagnostic device.
Optimal design of glucose solution emulsified diesel and its effects on the performance and emissions of a diesel engine, Fuel, 10.1016/j.fuel.2015.04.049.
Diesel engines are important power sources that are receiving additional attention due to their superior fuel economy and lower green house gas emissions.
5 -- India's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki may reduce the number of diesel engines it sources from Fiat India, given the slowing demand for diesel vehicles in the country and also to better utilise its own plant for manufacturing the same engine.
TE[pounds sterling]MOSAN already manufactures 75,000 diesel engines annually at a factory in the province of Konya, but its new target for the factory is 100,000.
IKCO diesel engine production line has been designed and developed by Iranian experts.
Not only are they more eco-friendly, diesel engines are also far more efficient - in terms of fuel consumption, the diesel engine is about 30 per cent more efficient than a comparable gasoline engine," said a media statement.
It will be Honda's first fully integrated diesel engine plant in the world," said Yoshiyuki Matsumoto, managing officer of Honda Motor Company, who will also be the president and chief executive officer of Honda Motor India.
The vehicle is likely to come in both petrol and diesel engine variants.

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