direct drive


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direct drive

[də¦rekt ′drīv]
(mechanical engineering)
A drive in which the driving part is directly connected to the driven part.
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The features of Brother's lock stitchers encompass the direct drive system, which minimizes loss of driving force being transmitted to the mechanism.
The Direct Drive System developed by Electro Standards Laboratories and the University of Rhode Island team employs small electric generators that are directly driven via a surface buoy's wave-induced heave motion.
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