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chain drive

n
(Mechanical Engineering) engineering a chain of links passing over sprockets that transmits rotation from one shaft to another
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UCMC, a distributor of TTS chain-drive pipe bursting equipment, provides subcontractor, consultant and management services for pipe bursting projects.
The demands made of chain-drive systems in today's world can be extremely tough and the working environment can be just as hard.
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The system, which matches a cleated belt with a grooved traction band on the dryer's desiccant wheel, does not slip and is easier to use and more reliable than other flat-belt or Chain-drive systems, according to Conair.