Origin of piston pin
First recorded in 1895–1900
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The overheating of the piston can also result from that of the piston-pin.
It is important that the bearing at the piston-pin be formed of two parts which can be adjusted to take up the wear.
This piston-pin setscrew construction had become a standard arrangement in automobile practice.The Wright Brothers' Engines and Their Design
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