brake band


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brake band

n
(Mechanical Engineering) a strip of fabric, leather, or metal tightened around a pulley or shaft to act as a brake
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Noun1.brake band - a band that can be tightened around a shaft to stop its rotation
band - a restraint put around something to hold it together
brake system, brakes - a braking device consisting of a combination of interacting parts that work to slow a motor vehicle
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The writer noted that the wheels needed to be removed, replaced with driving pinions that fit over the brake band and the brake drums, and that the 10-inch-wide tractor wheels "afford exceptional traction," giving a "big gear reduction" to pull two 14-inch plow bottoms at 7 inches deep "in virgin sod.
Make sure the chain brake is clean and the brake band isn't worn.
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Check to make sure the chain brake is clean and that the brake band isn't worn.