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When the exhaust valve is operated by the tappet rod and rocker arm the intake valve is also carried down with it.Aviation Engines|Victor Wilfred Pag
As the tappet is struck 400 to 600 times per minute, the wear and stress is great.
The resistance and pressure of the tappet tends to throw increased and unequal wear on the opposite side of the cylinder.
The oscillating of the tappet-arm produces an intermittent rotary motion of the ratchet-wheel.The Library of Work and Play: Mechanics, Indoors and Out|Fred T. Hodgson
Each stamp has a tappet at the back, which requires to be daubed with grease on the lower side that it can be raised more easily.De Re Metallica|Georgius Agricola