power take-off


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power take-off

On construction equipment, any device for driving an auxiliary attachment or tool using the torque or power of the prime mover’s motor or engine.
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It is understood the youngster was caught by a power take-off shaft, which spins between a tractor and the vehicle it is pulling, when his clothing or a rope became tangled.
Nasdaq: OPTT) ("OPT" or the "Company"), a leading wave energy technology company, today announced the successful completion of extensive factory acceptance testing of the first of its next generation power take-off ("PTO") units for the Company's utility-scale PowerBuoy([R]), the PB150.
The motor can deliver propulsion power or as a generator for power take-off to supply the ships distribution bus.
5 hp V-twin Kawasaki FS Series engine, K46 hydrostatic transmission and electric power take-off (PTO) engagement.
The first was a roundtable discussion on Tractor-Implement Interface and Power Take-Off (TII-PTO); the second was an update on the ISO 4254 series of standards on safety.
Mr Thomas was using a rolling mill operated by the power take-off of a tractor - with the two linked by couplings that should have been covered up, but were instead left exposed.
Terex Utilities has received approval from the Air Resources Board (ARB) for its Terex([R]) HyPower[TM] Hybrid System, a plug-in Power Take-Off (PTO) system that uses stored energy from the system's rechargeable batteries to power the non-propulsion functions of the vehicle.
Aquamarine Power's Oyster has generated some great results from its testing to date, and further work on power take-off will help ensure that it remains on course for commercialisation.
The WorkStar features unique advantages like a hood and radiator package with available integral front frame extension and front engine power take-off (FEPTO) without requiring modifications to the radiator or horsepower restrictions.
Withdrawal of ASAE S513, Agricultural Wheeled Tractors - Front Mounted Linkage and identical adoptions of ISO 8759-1, Agricultural wheeled tractors - Front-mounted equipment - Part 1: Power take-off and three-point linkage and ISO8759-2, Agricultural wheeled tractors - Front-mounted equipment - Part 2: Stationary equipment connection.
Two of the four deaths in the 12 months to April this year in Wales involved self-employed farmers and one was a 12-year-old boy whose clothing was caught in a tractor's power take-off shaft.
Features of the International DuraStar hybrid truck include: 65% reduction in hydrocarbon emissions, 58% reduction in carbon monoxide and 41% reduction in nitrogen oxide emissions; up to 60% improvement in fuel economy compared to traditional diesel engines; and, reduced noise pollution with an optional electronic power take-off, which keeps the engine off during stationary work.