hand throttle

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Noun1.hand throttle - a hand-operated lever that controls the throttle valvehand throttle - a hand-operated lever that controls the throttle valve
lever - a rigid bar pivoted about a fulcrum
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When it moved forward unexpectedly, releasing the foot throttle would not have caused the tractor to stop as the hand throttle would have been set to keep the engine at a certain setting.
The threespeed hand throttle is on the left side of the fuel tank, and the clutch is that heel and toe pedal on the left footboard."
"For both the foot throttle and hand throttle he just used a flat bar to build his own linkage, with a round rod and a flat bar," Alan says.
Mr Ball said a number of defects had been found on the machine, including under-inflated tyres and a faulty hand throttle and the defence would claim these were the cause of the accident.
Shown in Figures 4A and 4B is a hand throttle linkage that was part of a manual throttle system used by disabled drivers.
Having got used to the hand throttle and the clutch, which was quite bizarre, I chugged off down the road to a few surprises, courtesy of the great Henry Ford.
Electronic auxiliary control for the loaders allows precise, easy control of attachments like a 4-in-l bucket, and a rotary hand throttle and easy-to-operate foot throttle on the Super M and Super M+models make it easy to set the engine to the desired RPMs.
Even over the worst surfaces my test car never sounded a rattle or squeak of complaint and under hand throttle it was not very noisy either.
Operation of the mowers includes a hand throttle at the operator's right and two-pedal forward and reverse control.
It got me around very, very slowly but it had a sunroof and a hand throttle so of course I had to experiment with sitting on the roof and driving with my feet!
Engaging the hand throttle to step one (lowest speed) ensures that the petrol is pumped at low speed and does not evaporate.