Origin of handwheel
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Kass said as he whirled the handwheel of the inner manport, "but——"The Metal Moon|Everett C. Smith
The carriage is then moved against a positive stop by means of the handwheel.
Handwheel E is geared with the cam-shaft on which the star wheel is mounted, so that the feeds may be changed by hand if desired.
By means of handwheel N, the spindle can be moved in or out slowly, for feeding a cutter by hand.
One well-known type of power press is driven by a belt, and the downward pressure of the ram is controlled by a handwheel.