The saeter-horns will be heard no longer, and the song of the turbines will rise in their place.
Turbines can be made to revolve about either vertical or horizontal axes.
At Niagara Falls the turbines are 136 ft. below the surface of the river.
No other vessel was in sight and the only sound to be heard was the soft whirr of the turbines.
Thirty-six miles an hour its turbines could shoot it through the sea.
At the sound of the turbines he walked quickly around the ship to the other side.
Great transformers were here, operated by turbines in the dam.
In previous forms of turbines more or less sudden changes of speed and direction are involved.
The turbines are doing every ounce of work that is in them, said Lieutenant Fernald, in a low voice.
They are of the multiple expansion parallel flow type, consisting of two turbines arranged tandem compound.