tapered thread

tapered thread

[′tā·pərd ′thred]
(design engineering)
A screw thread cut on the surface of a tapered part; it may be either a pine or box thread, or a V-, Acme, or square-screw thread.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Hawkeye features a quick-threading tapered thread profile that compensates for wear and has superior load-bearing and tensile load-carrying capabilities.
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This is a tapered thread where the diameter changes by 3/4" per foot of length.
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