rack-and-pinion


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rack-and-pinion

1. a device for converting rotary into linear motion and vice versa, in which a gearwheel (the pinion) engages with a flat toothed bar (the rack)
2. (of a type of steering gear in motor vehicles) having a track rod with a rack along part of its length that engages with a pinion attached to the steering column
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Steering is via a power-assisted rack-and-pinion setup.
The power-assisted rack-and-pinion steering requires light effort, but it is crisp and responsive.
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A hydraulically assisted rack-and-pinion steering system will provide the driver with precise and responsive control.
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Auton's SmartWaiter is free of cumbersome cables and pulleys, utilizing a small, powerful motor that glides smoothly on a rack-and-pinion system, like Auton's other lifts, and is available in a wide range of sizes (6 feet-25 feet).