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puller

[′pu̇l·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A lever-operated chain or wire-rope hoist for lifting or pulling at any angle, which has a reversible ratchet mechanism in the lever permitting short-stroke operation for both tensioning and relaxing, and which holds the loads with a Weston-type friction brake or a releasable ratchet. Also known as come-along.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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