Quote: Originally Posted by Hoid
Tesla engines go further for cheaper
sorry if that conflicts with your world view
They don't make engines.
1.A motor converts electrical energy into mechanical energy while an engine converts various other forms of energy to mechanical energy.
2.An engine is a mechanical device that uses a fuel source to create an output.
3.The word “engine” is generally used to refer to a reciprocating engine (steam or internal combustion) while “motor” is generally used to refer to a rotating device such as an electric motor.
4.An engine is made up of pistons and cylinders while a motor is made up of rotors and stators.
Last edited by petros; Jul 19th, 2019 at 06:04 PM..