Air Motor

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Starter (engine) - Pneumatic
... vehicles the system consists of a geared turbine, an air compressor and a pressure tank ... Compressed air released from the tank is used to spin the turbine, and through a set of reduction gears, engages the ring gear on the flywheel, much like an electric starter ... turbine engines are typically started using a large volume of low-pressure compressed air, supplied from a very small engine referred to as an auxiliary power unit, located elsewhere in the aircraft ...

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