drag chain

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drag chain

[′drag ‚chān]
(engineering)
A chain dragged along the ground from a motor vehicle chassis to prevent the accumulation of static electricity.
A chain for coupling rail cars.
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Note that this a disc grain drill, with disc openers and drag chains to cover the seeds.
Techflow secured this hugelysignificant contract for flexible hoses and drag chains against strong worldwide competition.
With no screws, drag chains, bearing seals or other internal moving parts.
To really give your clog a super workout, fit him with a pulling harness and let him drag chains or cables attached with rubber tie-down cords.
Our job in preparation for the launch was to lay the drag chains that slow the ship down as she slides down the slips into the water.
Meanwhile, other drag chains are working to establish their skin care and beauty departments as centerpieces of their stores.
Covered drag chains offer reliable protection for applications in rough conditions.
Electronics manufacturers around the world transport unprotected ESDS items throughout their facilities on "ESD carts" that connect the conductive or static dissipative cart to the grounded ESD floor via drag chains or conductive wheels.
Until now, KHS offered a shuttle car solution that involved transmitting the required energy through so-called drag chains. This meant an interdependency of the shuttle cars and shuttle car travel only on predefined routes.
Now the ghostly chink of drag chains , haunt this windswept place on Tyne.
Maintaining a laxative mix that meets the varied needs of consumers is essential for drag chains, say suppliers.