Words nearby propeller shaft
Origin of propeller shaft
Examples from the Web for propeller shaft
Then he went for a voyage to recruit, and the ship broke her propeller-shaft in a storm and became helpless.John Thorndyke's Cases|R. Austin Freeman
The brass tube should be about 1/8 inch larger in diameter than the propeller-shaft.
A larger gear (about three times the diameter of the small one) is placed upon the propeller-shaft.
A hole runs lengthwise in the brass, as shown, and a set-screw is used to hold the hub of the propeller-shaft.
Then with a practiced hand he threw the lever operating the friction-clutch on the propeller-shaft.Darkness and Dawn|George Allan England