rotating shaft

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Noun1.rotating shaft - a revolving rod that transmits power or motion
camshaft - has cams attached to it
crankshaft - a rotating shaft driven by (or driving) a crank
driveshaft - a rotating shaft that transmits power from the engine to the point of application
rod - a long thin implement made of metal or wood
rotating mechanism - a mechanism that rotates
mandrel, mandril, arbor, spindle - any of various rotating shafts that serve as axes for larger rotating parts
transmission shaft - rotating shaft that transmits rotary motion from the engine to the differential
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Iranian defense ministry in a ceremony last Tuesday unveiled a new home-made propulsion system for high-speed vessels with a rotating shaft and 1,800 seahorse power.
Each horizontal rotating shaft is rotatable supported by bearings which are secured on the planetary gear.
It guarantees a high measurement accuracy (the error range is less than 1 percent), because it measures the shear strain of a rotating shaft directly.
As the torque increases the rotating shaft twists very slightly along its length which causes one comb to expand and the other to contract in proportion to the torque being experienced.
Unlike a screw, the drive operates on the rolling ring engineering principle, producing linear motion from a smooth, rotating shaft while assuring no play or backlash during movement of the drive nut.
According to the company, this divestment is a continuation of its efforts to focus on its core business, bearings and solutions around the rotating shaft, whilst at the same time strengthening its balance sheet.
The modification work involved: constructing a reciprocating cage capable of holding four cans mounted inside the retort; a slider-crank assembly comprising a reciprocating rod connected by a crank to a rotating shaft with a 16-cm radius; and a permanent magnet motor with a voltage controller.
Resolvers are used in more than half of all servo applications to convert the angular position and/or velocity of a rotating shaft to an electrical signal.
In a Crayford focuser, a rotating shaft presses against the focusing barrel, which moves back and forth against a set of bearings.
The components that transmit power from the electromotor to the fertilizer device gates included a square-section rotating shaft, four gearboxes, electromotor-shaft coupling, four connections between gearboxes and the threaded shaft of gates, and four nuts connected to openings (Figure 4).
7,602,130 similarly discloses a device which seemingly violates one or more laws of thermodynamics: "Therefore, the rotating shaft A may rotate in a predetermined direction without any external power .

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