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grease gun

n.
1. A hand-powered pump used to force grease under pressure into bearings.
2. A submachine gun.
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grease gun

n
(Tools) a device for forcing grease through nipples into bearings, usually consisting of a cylinder with a plunger and nozzle fitted to it
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grease′ gun`


n.
a hand-operated pump for greasing bearings under pressure.
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Translations
maznice
pompe à graisse

grease gun

ningrassatore m
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The 844th Signal Radio Relay Company was mostly armed with twin .50-caliber machine guns, the .45 ACP Grease Guns and, of course, our Signal Corps-issued M1 Carbines, but no M1s with telescope sights.
Realizing that their M1 rifles were not the ideal weapons with which to prosecute a chaotic and dynamic uphill assault at close range, all three troopers traded their M1s on the spot for M3 Grease Guns. None of the three held the Grease Gun in terribly high regard but it fired easily from the hip and produced a prodigious volume of .45-caliber fire.
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Lincoln main product lines are automated lubrication systems, hose reels, and grease guns. It employs some 2,000 and has manufacturing operations in the US, where it generates 50% of its sales, Asia and Europe.
Many Mech readers have probably seen a Crossfeed article (or two) about Clear Grease Guns. The grease guns, manufactured by Lubrication Engineers, Inc., are designed to take the guess work out of identifying what kind of grease is used on equipment.
The bag, which contained scrapers, wipes and a pair of grease guns, immediately floated out of reach.
Other grease guns on the market do not allow the grease to be seen meaning that proper grease identification is not possible.
Controllers are considering having the two spacewalkers share astronaut Stephen Bowen's pair of grease guns for the three remaining spacewalks today, Saturday and Monday.
Pneumatic grease guns--Our safety surveys reveal 100% of the pneumatic grease guns did not meet the requirements of the Submarine Greasing Handbook, NAVSEA T6350-AA-HBK-010 REV 4.