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1. A bar across the rear of a tractor for hitching machinery.
2. A railroad coupler.


(Automotive Engineering) a strong metal bar on a tractor, locomotive, etc, bearing a hook or link and pin to attach a trailer, wagon, etc



a heavy metal bar attached to the rear of a tractor and used as a hitch for pulling machinery.
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Noun1.drawbar - a strong metal bar bearing a hook to attach something to be pulled
bar - a rigid piece of metal or wood; usually used as a fastening or obstruction or weapon; "there were bars in the windows to prevent escape"
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Lee Spring also offer enhanced extension performance in their Drawbar design which uses a compression spring to provide a solid stop and safety retention.
In turn, the tractive performance of a tractor is obtained by performing a drawbar test, in which the tractor pulls a given load across a concrete track (SILVEIRA & SIERRA., 2010).
SDLG graders also feature an asymmetric drawbar ball stud that can be rotated 180-degrees to keep the drawbar in horizontal level position to aid fine grading.
SDLG's graders also feature an asymmetric drawbar ball stud that can be rotated 180[degrees] to keep the drawbar in horizontal level position - vital when performing fine grading.
The influence of operational parameters such as normal load, inflation pressure, toe angle, tread depth, and camber angle on the normalized drawbar pull (named the drawbar pull coefficient) was studied by Bhoopalam via indoor testing of a 16" SRTT tire on ice on the Terramechanics Rig at the Advanced Vehicle Dynamics Laboratory (AVDL) at Virginia Tech [10].
Finally, the so-called drawbar pull (DP) is calculated as follows:
Fabricated from heat treated alloy steel for strength and durability, these Clay Reamers are available with a built-in 20K, 30K or 45K swivel or drawbar, pin or rear connection.
Tesco, the largest retailer in the UK and one of the largest in the world, has introduced its first temperature-controlled drawbar vehicle, fitted with Carrier Transicold Supra[TM] truck refrigeration technology to help improve the efficiency of express store deliveries.
Before 1960, most garden tractors got the work done with less than 6 horsepower at the drawbar. Today, not all small tractors are designed with pulling in mind--even those with more than 25 horsepower--but they all have a purpose, and we aim to help you make the right choice.