rack and pinion


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rack and pinion

[′rak ən ′pin·yən]
(mechanical engineering)
A gear arrangement consisting of a toothed bar that meshes with a pinion.
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Customers increasingly prefer rack and pinion steering gears to recirculating ball steering gears due to their use of fewer parts, space and weight savings, lower remanufacturing costs, and greater durability.
If the backlash cannot be adjusted, both rack and pinion may be worn and need to the replaced.
With these new programs, which will utilize high-pressure vacuum diecasting methods, Contech will supply rack and pinion steering housings and steering column components for a truck program.
The durometer is said to be easily mounted on the Company's H18/l operating stand, which features a rack and pinion mechanism for ascent and a controlled force descent to achieve more accurate hardness readings.
Instead, a pneumatic short-stroke cylinder drives a rack and pinion to open and close the slides in the mold.
Behind them sits a cast aluminum crossmember that serves as the mounting surface for the new rack and pinion steering rack (previous Panthers used recirculating ball steering which was light but imprecise), front suspension control arms (stamped steel uppers and aluminum lowers), and engine mounts.
com), The Changing Face of the North American Automotive Remanufacturing Industry, finds that the market will generate significant revenue growth with the proliferation of products, continued demand for remanufactured engine control units and rack and pinion steering gears, rising popularity of higher priced technologically advanced products such as electric power steering (EPS) rack and pinion steering gears, and the rising popularity of higher priced diesel engines and automatic transmissions.
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The D300x500 integrates the power pack, operator's station and crane with a rack and pinion design to offer 50,000 foot/pounds of rotary torque and 300,000 pounds of thrust and pullback capability.
Trelleborg Prodyn Boots is manufacturing aspirated rack and pinion boots made from a thermoplastic vulcanizate (TPV) for the 2002 Ford Explorer using a simplified production process.
Powerline models also use a rack and pinion instead of a ball screw to drive the clamp.