transmission dynamometer


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transmission dynamometer

[tranz′mish·ən ‚dī·nə′mäm·əd·ər]
(engineering)
A device for measuring torque and power (without loss) between a propulsion power plant and the driven mechanism, for example, wheels or propellers.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Along with the transmission dynamometer, a model 250 test stand from Aidco, Inc., Adrian, Mich., is used to test the shift control valve bodies and governors from Allison and similar on- and off-highway transmissions.
Fully equipped workshops with engine and transmission dynamometers, allow for major overhauls of components such as engines and transmission devices in addition to normal repairs," says Lewis.
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