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sliding-gear transmission[′slīd·iŋ ¦gir tranz′mish·ən]
A transmission system utilizing a pair of sliding gears.
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Power was delivered to the rear wheels through a multiple-disc clutch and a sliding-gear transmission
with two forward speeds and one reverse.
Two were sold but both were returned, possibly because of the impact of dust on the sliding-gear transmission
. That development alarmed the company s directors, who decided to concentrate on stationary engines.
The sliding-gear transmission
moved the machine along at 1-1/2 to 4 mph.