overhead camshaft

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overhead camshaft

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(Automotive Engineering) a type of camshaft situated above the cylinder head in an internal-combustion engine. It is usually driven by a chain or a toothed belt from the crankshaft and the cams bear directly onto the valve stems or rocker arms
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This data clearly shows that much more benefit can be gained by moving the microphone to the SV than by adding an additional microphone in the OHC to enable beamforming.
The fact that the OHC of the superfine powders decreased slightly with the reduction of the particle size might be attributed to the void space between the superfine powder's particles, which was smaller than that of traditional grinding.
The 1100 OHC Roadster, one of only two left from an incredibly small build run, is the jewel in the UK heritage fleet's crown.
Table 2 shows that among hypertensive patients at OHC, 51 patients (65%) were females while the remaining 28 patients (35%) were males; among the females, twenty-five patients (49%), their mean blood pressure were in the range between 100/80 to 140/80 mmHg and thirteen patients (25.
OHC was formed in 1994 and has grown steadily since then, with the aim of providing high-quality OH services and employing OH professionals who share the business ethos.
As the state partner for the National Endowment for the Humanities, OHC provides teacher institutes, Smithsonian exhibits, reading groups and other cultural opportunities for Oklahomans of all ages.
With 110,000 new jobs in TDL fields expected in the Chicago region over the next 10 years, OHC offers a number of TDL programs, including commercial driver's license, public chauffeur training institute, supply chain management and forklift operator certificate programs.
It also provides an opportunity to effectively carry OHC to multiple economically active points located on the curtain territory.
The compound reduced both c-fos and TNF-alpha expression, as well as OHC loss.
OHC is the first Egyptian company to focus on the development of high-quality affordable housing units.
The company stated that all of its power tools and equipment, including water pumps, knapsack power sprayers, hedge trimmers, power lawn mowers, vibrator machines, mist dusters and brush cutters, are driven by either Honda's GX25/GX35 mini four stroke OHC (overhead camshaft) engines or GX160 commercial grade engines, and hence feature light weight, powerful performance, low noise, easy ignition and high fuel efficiency.
Furthermore, the Subaru EX Series engines offer quieter operation, enabled by the lower mechanical noise of the OHC mechanism as well as optimum design of exhaust silencer, and easy "one-pull" starting with less recoil pulling force.