main shaft

main shaft

[′mān ′shaft]
(mechanical engineering)
The line of shafting receiving its power from the engine or motor and transmitting power to other parts.
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Moscow -- PhosAgro (Moscow Exchange, LSE: PHOR), one of the world's leading vertically integrated phosphate-based fertilizer producers, has commissioned Main Shaft No.
The Dynamicon is a reverse electric generator in that its main shaft is stationary and the outer housing armature rotates around the main shaft.
Consensus is narrowing in the aircraft industry that engines need to, and will get, larger--and that means a fundamental requirement for the integration of some kind of reduction gearbox between the main shaft of the engine and the fan.
The minister also said there are two entrances to the mine, one from the main shaft and the other from the underground ventilation system.
the world's largest testing machine that allows testing of actual extra-large bearings in order to improve technical development of main shaft bearings of offshore wind turbines that are expected to increase in demand around the world into the future.
The Top Drive adopts a structure of mechanical-electrical integration, while the motor drives the main shaft directly.
Mr Wyatt and a colleague called Nigel Evans managed to flee up the main shaft with the water hot on their heels.
The 'Ultimate G Vibrator', which costs 106 dollars and has been designed by Ann Summers, has the main shaft with multiple pleasure bumps targeting the G-spot directly, Huffington Post reported.
The main shaft of the vertical anchor could be a tower of any height - at least as high as the proposed Birmingham Eye.
Quantum engineers doubly secured the oscillating gear and slider, and added a stronger main shaft and threads to accommodate heavy drag settings.
Within the agreement, SKF will provide main shaft bearings for Pratt & Whitney's PurePower[R] PW1100G-JM engine.