synchronous inverter



  • A rotating electric machine which is utilized to convert a DC voltage to an AC voltage, or vice versa. It usually has a single armature with two or more windings, and incorporates a commutator for DC operation, and slip rings for AC operation. Also called synchronous converter (2), dynamotor (2), or rotary converter.
  • synonymsynchronous converter
  • A device which makes the necessary conversions between synchronous devices.