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piston rod

n.
A connecting rod that transmits power to or is powered by a piston.

piston rod

n
1. (Automotive Engineering) the rod that connects the piston of a reciprocating steam engine to the crosshead
2. (Automotive Engineering) a less common name for a connecting rod

pis′ton rod`


n.
a rod that transmits the motion of a piston in an engine or pump.
[1780–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.piston rod - connecting rod that moves or is moved by a pistonpiston rod - connecting rod that moves or is moved by a piston
connecting rod - a rod that transmits motion (especially one that connects a rotating wheel to a reciprocating shaft)
piston, plunger - mechanical device that has a plunging or thrusting motion
Translations

piston rod

n (Aut) → biella
References in classic literature ?
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Post-accident examination of the engine revealed a six-inch diameter section from the top crankcase flange area, between the number 2 and 1 cylinders, had separated exposing the piston rods and crankshaft section.
Check the piston rods daily for cleanliness and obstructions.
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The engine includes Tier III emissions compliance and low noise levels, with a forged steel crankshaft, camshaft and piston rods, and oil-cooled forged aluminum pistons.
The machines, made at Thompson's manufacturing facilities in Hereward Rise and Chancel Way, are specially designed to friction weld a variety of hydraulic cylinder piston rods in a wide range of diameters from 20-130mm.
Stainless steel piston rods are standard for corrosion resistance.
Featuring all 316-stainless-steel wetted parts, the M10 can be equipped with 12 sizes of piston rods for installation in tanks from 12 to 144 inches deep.
The hoist components are made of high-strength steel, and the piston rods and cylinder stages are hard-chromed and high-polished for extended cylinder life.