camshaft


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cam·shaft

 (kăm′shăft′)
n.
An engine shaft fitted with a cam or cams.

camshaft

(ˈkæmˌʃɑːft)
n
(Mechanical Engineering) a shaft having one or more cams attached to it, esp one used to operate the valves of an internal-combustion engine

cam•shaft

(ˈkæmˌʃæft, -ˌʃɑft)

n.
an engine shaft fitted with cams.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.camshaft - has cams attached to itcamshaft - has cams attached to it    
engine - motor that converts thermal energy to mechanical work
rotating shaft, shaft - a revolving rod that transmits power or motion
Translations
nukkvõll
nokka-akseli

camshaft

[ˈkæmʃɑːft] N (Aut) → árbol m de levas

camshaft

nNockenwelle f

camshaft

[ˈkæmˌʃæft] nalbero a camme
single camshaft → monoalbero
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[ClickPress, Fri Jul 26 2019] Geographically, positive outlook of the production and sales of the automotive are projected to prominently drive the Automotive Camshaft Phase Variator Market during the forecast period.
Hyundai instead developed an eccentric mechanism that rotates the cam, accelerating or slowing it towards the camshaft. At low load, the inlet valves remain open almost to the end of the compression stroke, which reduces losses, and at high loads, the inlet valves close at the beginning of the compression stroke.
According to new report available with Million Insights, An automotive camshaft is an energetic constituent in the engine of an automobile.
[ClickPress, Wed Aug 28 2019] The global sales of automotive camshaft was pegged at 166,673 '000 units in 2017.
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Knurling interference connection method for assembled camshaft was proposed in 1970s for military applications.
Camshaft is made of cast iron with high hardness and cams on camshaft are protected by three bearings that are lubricated under pressure amshaft is fixed on the right side of cylinder and cams are lubricated in the form of spraying.
It combines a direct injection of gasoline and a turbocharger to provide performance comparable to naturally aspirated V6 engines offered by competitors.The 3.5-litre V6 is offered as standard in SE, SEL and Limited series models.This Taurus engine benefits from the addition of twin independent variable camshaft timing, achieving better fuel economy, additional horsepower and a reduction in part-throttle emissions compared to the previous standard Taurus V6.