torque

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position of a crank when it is in line with the connecting rod and not exerting torque dead center , dead centre
wheel that drives a motor vehicle (transforms torque into a tractive force) driving wheel
wheelwork consisting of a connected set of rotating gears by which force is transmitted or motion or torque is changed gear , gearing , geartrain , power train , train
torque exerted on a magnet or dipole when it is placed in a magnetic field magnetic moment , moment of a magnet
automotive steering where engineer power amplifies the torque applied to the steering wheel power-assisted steering , power steering
acoustic radiometer consisting of a light disk suspended from a quartz thread; when exposed to a progressive sound wave its torque can measure velocity Rayleigh disk
turbine with blades arranged to develop torque from gradual decrease of steam pressure from inlet to exhaust reaction turbine
friction clutch that will slip with the torque is too great slip clutch , slip friction clutch
converter for transmitting and amplifying torque (especially by hydraulic means) torque converter
wrench that has a gauge that indicates the amount of torque being applied torque wrench
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