cylinder block


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cylinder block

[′sil·ən·dər ‚bläk]
(design engineering)
The metal casting comprising the piston chambers of a multicylinder internal combustion engine. Also known as block; engine block.

cylinder block

cylinder block
The main casing of a bank of cylinders in an in-line internal combustion engine. It is a single unit enclosing a row of liquid-cooled in-line cylinders and other internal parts.
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Also optoelectronic sensor 9 for the measurement of cylinder block temperature (Biernacki & Zloto, 1998) is coupled with the examined pump.
And the report also listed North America Europe Asia, Rest of World regional 2009-2014 Cylinder Block consumption and different region's trading business and regional import, export and location regions consumption, and also listed global total data.
At full capacity, the facility will require 50 employees to produce 192,000 cylinder block castings annually for the 3.
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Brazilian cast iron cylinder block and head metalcasting group Tupy has received an order for a new high volume compacted graphite iron (CGI) passenger vehicle cylinder block, to be produced at its North American base in Sakillo, Mexico.
Gleasman says the noise and inefficiency of a conventional piston pump is due to its rotating cylinder block, and inefficient inlet and outlet port designs.
and Dongfeng Automobile Company Limited (DFAC), a subsidiary of Dongfeng Motor Company (DFM), announced on Saturday that DFAC's licensee plant, which produces Cummins B series engines, and Cummins cylinder block and head machining company will be integrated into the Cummins and Dongfeng existing joint venture company, Dongfeng Cummins Engine Company Limited (DCEC).