Sentence Examples

  • All cylinders drive on one crank-axle with three cranks at 120°.
  • This is done by the little crank B on the axle of the fly-wheel, acting through the rod C, and the bent lever D, which forms a toggle-joint at E with the vertical piece of metal below it.
  • When portable cranes are fitted with springs and axle-boxes, drawgear and buffers, so that they can be coupled to an ordinary railway train, they are called " breakdown " or " wrecking " cranes.
  • The pulley E is driven from an axle of the carriage.
  • There are two soft iron tongues, n, s, fixed upon and at right angles to an axle a, which works on pivots at its ends.