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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M2 PRESSWIRE-August 8, 2019-: Direct Drive Wind Turbine Market 2019 Global Industry Segmented by Capacity, Technology, Size, Share, Current Trends, Growth Factor, Leading Players and Forecast to 2022
New Model DS direct drive, high-volume, low-speed ceiling fans have an optimized airfoil design for maximum efficiency and coverage area.
These compact direct drive linear motors with quiet linear plain bearings are just 25.4 mm in diameter and 69.9 mm long.
The Direct Drive HVLS Fan and the Trailer Stabilizer round out the manufacturer's product line.
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PlaneWave Instruments introduces the L-500 Direct Drive Mount ($18,000).
Siemens' direct drive wind turbine technology for offshore and onshore wind turbines reaches the next development milestone.
The SDLM-025-070-01-01 direct drive linear motor, also known as an electric cylinder, has a built-in encoder, zero backlash, zero cogging, and provides users with high acceleration, high speed, high resolution, and long life.
The two companies noted they have successfully implemented a number of joint projects in recent years, thyssenkrupp provided the conveyor system for Xstrata Copper in the Antapaccay and Las Bambas copper mines in Peru; and Siemens provided thyssenkrupp with the direct drive for the world's largest conveyor belt.
Auto Business News-March 27, 2015--Volvo Trucks to add XE super direct drive to powertrain packages
two post direct drive asymmetric lift features dual cylinder direct pull lifting, in addition to triple telescoping arms - both front and back - for easy balance of large or small vehicles.
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