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What does LIM stand for?

LIM stands for Linear Induction Motor

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Other sorters make use of conventional linear induction motors (LIM) whilst FKI Logistex is the only company to offer a linear synchronous motor (LSM) based drive.
Since the researchers originally designed the linear induction motors to accelerate objects at extremely high velocities--up to 6 kilometers per second--speeds of 200 to 300 miles per hour would come easily.
One modern proposed system called SUBTRANS uses capsules that are electrically powered with linear induction motors and run on steel rails in a tube about two meters (six feet) in diameter.