action locking


Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.

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  • action locking pliers — See parallel action locking pliers …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • parallel action locking pliers — A locking pliers with parallel action jaws, e.g., for pinching off hoses when servicing cooling systems …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • locking pliers — A type of pliers with locking jaws that can be used as pliers, wrench, clamp, or small vice. Closing the handles locks the jaws into position. The jaws are released by pulling a special release lever. Locking pliers with specially shaped jaws for …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • locking — also See action locking central locking parallel action locking pliers remote control locking …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • locking action — užtvarinis veikimas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. blocking action; interlocking action; locking action vok. Sperrwirkung, f rus. запирающее действие, n; запорное действие, n …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • action — Also see capillary action caster action mist action oscillating action parallel action locking pliers reciprocating action …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Locking pliers — Small locking pliers holding a pencil Locking plie …   Wikipedia

  • Locking differential — A locking differential, diff lock or locker is a variation on the standard automotive differential. A locking differential may provide increased traction compared to a standard, or open differential by restricting each of the two wheels on an… …   Wikipedia

  • locking differential — A differential with the ability for locking together the two half shafts, thus putting the differential out of action and greatly improving traction. In a non locking differential if one wheel was stuck in snow and spinning, the other wheel would …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • locking synchromesh — A common synchromesh mechanism in which the synchromesh pressure is proportional to the gearchange force, thus preventing overriding of the synchromesh action due to hasty operation of the lever; the gear and gearchange sleeve are prevented from… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

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