rotating mechanism


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Noun1.rotating mechanism - a mechanism that rotates
bearing - a rotating support placed between moving parts to allow them to move easily
vane, blade - flat surface that rotates and pushes against air or water
cam - a rotating disk shaped to convert circular into linear motion
circle, round - any circular or rotating mechanism; "the machine punched out metal circles"
Ferris wheel - a vertical rotating mechanism consisting of a large wheel with suspended seats that remain upright as the wheel rotates; provides a ride at an amusement park
gyroscope, gyro - rotating mechanism in the form of a universally mounted spinning wheel that offers resistance to turns in any direction
mechanism - device consisting of a piece of machinery; has moving parts that perform some function
rotating shaft, shaft - a revolving rod that transmits power or motion
rotor - rotating mechanism consisting of an assembly of rotating airfoils; "there are horizontal rotors on a helicopter or compressor rotors in a jet engine"
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Charlie was dining with his family when he became stuck between a wall and a rotating mechanism, which crushed his head and he died, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution (http://www.
specified the two new excavators with multiple protective elements on the rotating mechanism and the pipes, on the piston rods of the boom and bucket and on the bottom of the stick.
The push-button crossbolt safety is joined by a rebounding hammer, and unlike most, Bond Arms derringers include a rotating mechanism to keep the barrel locked in place during firing.
5 gallons of fuel per hour, while the hydraulic lift and rotating mechanism are run by DC power packs with a solar panel to provide backup power.
In lab testing, the device's patented rotating mechanism reduced initial push force and turning force by an average of 25%.
By enhancing the rigidity of the needle bar-area parts (patent pending) and having the feed mechanism and needle bar rotating mechanism servo-controlled, the operating time has been reduced, resulting in 13% reduction of the machine time compared with the conventional model.
He was removing the rust off a hitch pin, used to connect a trailer to a vehicle, when his glove got caught in the rotating mechanism, dragging in his hand.
The potentiometer, which is included with this model of Bosch VMC motor, is vital for incubator applications because it triggers the on/off electrical circuit for the incubator's timed rotating mechanism.
Briefly, these include civilian supremacy over the military, a rotating mechanism for high federal offices between the federating units, making the armed forces more inclusive by inducting more personnel from the smaller nationalities, a united province for all the Pakistani Pakhtuns, a province for the Seraiki-speaking population in Punjab, breaking the hold of Punjab and Karachi over different industries and spreading the same to the other federating units, non-interference in the affairs of neighbouring countries, and so on and so forth.
1) consists of a stationary column with the base, an upper carriage with a mechanism for clamping consumable electrodes and a lower carriage with a rotating mechanism carrying non-consumable electrodes, and also current-carrying busbars and connectors of the flexible water-cooled cables with couplings.
This rotating mechanism is devoid of rotary joints wear parts and does not require lubrication.

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