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Category:Centrifugal governors

centrifugal governor 
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Regulador centrífugo (es); régulateur à boules (fr); Centrifugalni regulator (hr); Watten erreguladore (eu); regulador centrífug (ca); Fliehkraftregler (de); governador centrífugo (pt); Sentrifugale reëlaar (af); Centrifugalregulator (da); Центробежный регулятор (ru); וסת צנטריפוגלי (he); Centrifugál regulátor (hu); Centrifugalregulator (sv); Regulator odśrodkowy obrotów (pl); Sentrifugalregulator (nb); centrifugaalregelaar (nl); Bộ điều tốc ly tâm (vi); Komando-valvo (io); Відцентровий регулятор (uk); 원심 조속기 (ko); centrifugal governor (en); Regolatore centrifugo (it); Wattův odstředivý regulátor (cs); 離心式調速器 (zh) Abiadura-erreguladore mota. Indar zentrifugoaren eraginez, ardatzaren abiadura handiagotu ahala biraketa-ardatzetik urruntzen diren bi masa esferiko edo gehiagoz osatuta dago. (eu) Regulador centrifugo (es); erreguladore zentrifugo (eu)

A centrifugal governor is a specific type of governor that controls the speed of an engine by regulating the amount of fuel (or working fluid) admitted, so as to maintain a near constant speed whatever the load or fuel supply conditions. It uses the principle of proportional control.

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