Anti-friction wheels - definition of Anti-friction wheels by The Free Dictionary
|(Mach.) ||wheels turning freely on small pivots, and sustaining, at the angle formed by their circumferences, the pivot or journal of a revolving shaft, to relieve it of friction; - called also friction wheels.|
See also: Friction
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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This excavating wheel is an "open wheel', that is to say, it has no axle but it revolves on anti-friction wheels
placed just outside the rim of the excavating wheel.