Tie rod


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tie rod

[′tī ‚räd]
(civil engineering)
A structural member used as a brace to take tensile loads.
(engineering)
A round or square iron rod passing through or over a furnace and connected with buckstays to assist in binding the furnace together.
(mechanical engineering)
A rod used as a mechanical or structural support between elements of a machine.
(mining engineering)
Vertical rods mounted in overlying horizontal shaft timbers.

Tie rod

A rod in tension, used to hold parts of a structure together.

tie rod

A rod in tension, used to bind parts of a structure together. (See illustration p. 998.)
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In the following sections, to determine a test track for a light commercial vehicle that benefited a lot from sensor dates that one of steering wheel tie rod sensor, on test methodology is described.
According to Big Cat's president, Paulo Camasmie, upping the rod end size in plastic avoided the weight penalty associated with enlarging a metal rod end to fit the bigger tie rod.
Goldsworthy" would be taking a corner late one night when a tie rod on his steering mechanism would snap.
The cell consists of two machining centers operated by one person for the inner tie rod, and the socket is made on another machining center run by another operator.
According to a private news channel, a van carrying back devotees from Shrine of Saman Sarkar turned turtle after the tie rod of the vehicle was broken at Sanjar Chang Road near Tandu Allahyar.
The spatial position of the tie rod of a multi-link steering system also affects the toe ([[beta].
RAY: I'm actually less worried about the CV boot than I am about the tie rod.
The automaker is recalling the vehicles because the inner tie rod is not likely to be tightened to specification and may eventually separate from the steering gear.
According to information, three persons were crushed under a bus near Malir 15 when the driver of the bus lost his control over the bus due to Tie Rod breakage.
If you forget to lube your M1114's tie rod ends, or if grit and sand creep in, your tie rods will wear out or fail.
A rigid guiding system for the new sand molding machine with significantly increased tie rod diameter and reduced lengths contributes to reducing machine-dependent mismatch to 0.
The line is fully interchangeable with corresponding tie rod sizes and is currently available in 2 to 4 in.