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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The carried out analysis of the system for selecting the photovoltaic facility power using developed DC-DC converters has shown that the efficiency of the system in a wide range of illumination of the PVM is about 92%, that is significantly more than for the classical power take-off systems, whose effectiveness is about 70%.
For medium-duty applications, such as for utility work, the T270 hybrid can be spec'd with an electric power take-off.
Because the HFO is actuated by hydraulic fluid, the manufacturer claims it can transmit 50 percent more torque than traditional, mechanically actuated power take-offs.
Cornell Cooperative Extension rural health and safety fact sheet: power take-off (PTO) safety.
Boss Industries is in power take-off and engine driven rotary screw air technology, offering a full line of vehicle-integrated compressors as well as vapor recovery systems.
The transmission has been designed from the ground up for use in commercial trucks, and includes a provision for an optional power take-off that can drive a wide range of vocational-truck accessories, like lift bodies or dispensing pumps.
The vehicle can operate as an electrical generator due to an Exportable Power Take-Off unit, potentially eliminating the need for separate batteries or generators in areas where electric power is unavailable.
The device draws upon patented technology developed by MPS which captures the high power density of waves through its power take-off system, and is designed to withstand storm forces.
And speaking of connecting and disconnecting via a clutch, they've developed an all-wheel-drive (AWD) disconnect clutch that consists of a hydraulically operated synchronizer clutch that's integrated on the input shaft on the power take-off unit (PTU) and electrically operated dog clutches on the rear axle.
One of Cockshutt's major advantages was the introduction (in 1946) of the first independent power take-off.
Eight vocational ratings are available, along with integrated Rear Engine Power Take-Off (REPTO), Front Engine Power Take-Off (FEPTO), and a choice of hydraulic drive options.--www.cumrains.com; www.cumminsengines.com