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3. Barrel winding;
4. Bastard winding;
5. Former winding.
Hand Winding.—The first windings were put on by hand, and proved objectionable on account of the clumsy overlapping of the wires at the ends of the armature, which stops ventilation
and hinders repairs, while the outer layers overlying those first wound, bring into close proximity inductors of widely varying voltage. The method is still used in special cases and for small machines. Such a winding has rarely, if ever, been made with one continuous wire.
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