Equalizing bar


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(Railroad Mach.) a lever connecting two axle boxes, or two springs in a car truck or locomotive, to equalize the pressure on the axles.

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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Features include a solid steel, one-piece rotating top assembly with four corner guards; precision-reamed pivot points for accurate alignment; a five-spring cam arrangement that acts in a linear fashion to facilitate automatic height adjustment; a spring torque equalizing bar for precise alignment; four incremental load handling adjustment settings; precision cut scissor legs; and a maximum load capacity of 4,500 pounds.