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drawbar

[′drȯ‚bär]
(engineering)
A bar used to connect a tender to a steam locomotive.
A beam across the rear of a tractor for coupling machines or other loads.
A clay block submerged in a glass-making furnace to define the point at which sheet glass is drawn.
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The drawbar vehicle, designed by Wheelbase Engineering, is fitted with a Carrier Transicold's Supra 1150UMT (multi-temperature) under-mount unit.
SCR is well suited for dozers because it lets the engine run at peak performance under variable loads without compromising the power or drawbar pull that achieves the brute force required for earthmoving.
At the Leeds and Shipley sites the group also adapts panel vans and builds dry freight and insulated bodies and reefers, including curtain sided reefers, for rigids up to 26 tonnes and for drawbar trailers.
A small rectangular plate on the drawbar has Chippers International and Serial Number 294 on it.
Powered by a 157kW Deutz engine with a powershift transmission, the tractor weighs between 20 and 24 tonnes, and develops a drawbar pull of 18,000kg (180kN).
The design features a lengthened wheelbase and drawbar to increase stability and improve the pull angle, providing more pulling power with less effort.
Machines of this type are called drawbar or reciprocating machines.
While engine technology is clearly set to change dramatically during the next 20 years, so too are methods of reducing ground compaction and increasing drawbar pull.
A detachable drawbar offers trouble-free towing, while convenient internal lamp storage provides protection during transport.
It is a box-style C-frame designed to withstand extreme blade forces and nearly 81,000 pounds of drawbar pull (horizontal force available to pull a load).
You have probably seen or used the "drop pin" drawbar hammer strap that allows a tractor operator to hitch an implement without getting out of the cab.
Moreover, it was recently announced by Prime Minister Ahmed Nazif that the government will introduce a mechanism for the planned drawbar trailer replacement program before 2011, AlembicHC said in a note, citing Al-Ahram newspaper.