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  • What: Highest manmade RPM

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Researchers at ETH Zurich´s Department of Power Electronics announced in November 2008 that they had created a drive system which can spin at a rate of one million revolutions per minute. The drive system has a titanium shell which prevents it from flying apart at these rotational speeds.

 

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