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propeller shaft

n
(Mechanical Engineering) the shaft that transmits power from the gearbox to the differential gear in a motor vehicle or from the engine to the propeller in a ship or aircraft
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However, an item of debris was caught around one of the propeller shafts.
Increasing demand for automotive, particularly passenger cars, which in turn leads to increased vehicle production, is one of the major motive forces driving the growth of automotive propeller shafts market.
Tow cables should be your first choice for towing your Bradley, unless the propeller shafts have been removed.
Metcar designs packing rings for sealing liquids and gases for a wide range of applications, including aircraft engines, blenders and mixers, furnace exhaust blowers, and oil free piston compressors, as well as ship propeller shafts, steam turbines, and water pumps and turbines.
The Sona Group of Companies is a leading independent manufacturer of steering systems, gears, propeller shafts, differentials etc.
said Tuesday it will recall 3,922 units of the Hino Ranger truck to replace propeller shafts, following a recall of the model in September 2008 to fix the same problem.
"It cannot be a coincidence that two of the boats destined to sail to Gaza have now been sabotaged in the same way, with their propeller shafts damaged."
TKAP currently produces manual transmissions for vehicles such as the "Fortuner", which is manufactured in India, Thailand and Argentina, and axles and propeller shafts for the "Innova", which is made in India.
Summary: ORLANDO - Toyota Motor Corpwill recall about 8,000 model-year 2010 Tacoma pickup trucks in the United States due to a potential defect in front propeller shafts that may result in a loss of vehicle control.
In 2010, Scana will deliver propeller shafts and intermediate shafts for different types of vessels to Wartsila's unit Wartsila Propulsion.
Moteurs Baudouin designs and manufactures marine propulsion packages consisting of inboard diesel engines, gearboxes, propellers and propeller shafts and nozzles, as well as marine generator sets.