lubricating system

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Noun1.lubricating system - mechanical system of lubricating internal combustion engines in which a pump forces oil into the engine bearingslubricating system - mechanical system of lubricating internal combustion engines in which a pump forces oil into the engine bearings
internal-combustion engine, ICE - a heat engine in which combustion occurs inside the engine rather than in a separate furnace; heat expands a gas that either moves a piston or turns a gas turbine
mechanical system - a system of elements that interact on mechanical principles
oil filter - a filter that removes impurities from the oil used to lubricate an internal-combustion engine
oil pump - a pump that keeps a supply of oil on moving parts
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Tenders are invited for Spares for lubricating system for hemm
Zerk had the idea for a new automobile lubricating system, and established a company in Cleveland to manufacture it.
In the fields of lubricating system, it is important to measure viscosity, Pressure and temperature of the oil which characterises the fluid properties.
The new Millennium Technology System (MTS) operates within a closed lubricating system, removing solid contaminants larger than one micron while extending the equipment oil's useful life.
The "revolutionary" Schick Hydro was released in 2010 as a complete redesign--from blade to lubricating system to handle --that promised to continuously deliver hydration to the skin throughout the shave.
At ITMA Barcelona Rotorcraft will introduce new additions to its product portfolio: RoLuB (Rotorcraft Lubrication Beam) an entire new spindle lubricating system, which allows to carry out the oil change without removing the spindle top part or the necessity to take down the tapes.
Like the Fusion ProGlide, the Schick Hydro features several technological advances that company officials say is "nothing less than a total rebuild of the razor system" as the blade, cartridge lubricating system trimming blade and handle are ad designed to work together to reduce shaving irritation.
We removed the crankcase inspection covers to discover that the lubricating system feeding oil to one of the pistons had failed, resulting in the piston seizing in its cylinder and the connecting rod becoming detached and doing serious damage to one of the other cylinders and its connecting rod.
The company notes that the product involves a total rebuild of the razor system--including the blade cartridge, lubricating system, trimming blade and handle--all geared toward reducing shaving irritation.
SKF has also developed an automated lubricating system to serve the entire turbine.
The Finnish power plant and ship power solutions supplier Wartsila Corporation (OMX Helsinki:WRTAV) said on Friday (12 December) that it has won an order in November from the German shipowner NSB Niederelbe Schiffahrtsgesellschaft mbH & Co KG (Reederei NSB) for retrofitting another 23 ships with the Retrofit Pulse Lubricating System (RPLS).
Simultaneous use of the zinc lubricating system with MAPE causes the similar level of yield stress as the MAPE alone.