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engineering a transmission system using a flexible belt to transfer power
THINGAMABOB OR THINGUMMY: CAN YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN THE US AND UK TERMS IN THIS QUIZ?
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In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Words nearby belt drive
belt-and-braces, Beltane, belt bag, beltcourse, belt down, belt drive, belted, belted-bias tire, belted kingfisher, belted sandfish, belted tire
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How to use belt drive in a sentence
Some of the light-weight models are using belt drive, but chain drive is generally conceded to be superior.
There has been considerable difference of opinion as regards the comparative efficiency of chain drive and belt drive.
The proper tension on the fuel unit belt drive is set at the factory.
To remedy the excessive and sudden variation a belt drive was adopted.The Manufacture of Paper|Robert Walter Sindall
It was designed for light field work such as cultivating but could also be used for belt drive.