Definition of Drawgear. Meaning of Drawgear. Synonyms of Drawgear

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Definition of Drawgear

Drawgear
Drawgear Draw"gear`, n. 1. A harness for draught horses. 2. (Railroad) The means or parts by which cars are connected to be drawn.

Meaning of Drawgear from wikipedia

- A coupling (or a coupler) is a mechanism used to connect rolling stock together in a train. The equipment that connects the couplings to the rolling stock...
- drawbar eliminates slack action. MR-90 MR-63 MR-73 MPM-10 Drawgear Drawbar force gauge Drawgear Fifth Wheel and Gooseneck Fifth wheel coupling Jumper cable...
- 3000 V DC and 1500 V DC, are limited by traction power considerations. Drawgear and couplings can be a limiting factor, tied in with curves, gradients...
- with wagons of mixed loading, may struggle on short radius curves, as the drawgear forces may pull intermediate wagons off the rails. Common solutions include:...
- South African class 3E of 1947, showing the Co+Co arrangement of the bogies with the drawgear below the body frame...
- streamlined wedge-shaped front end lacked conventional buffers, and the drawgear was hidden under a cowling. The single cab front window was much wider...
- commercial tractor units may be ****ed with a ballast box and suitable drawgear, or a ballast tractor may be purpose-built. Ballast is placed above the...
- truck as it was for the rest of British Pacifics at the time. Goodall-type drawgear was ****ed between engine and tender to facilitate free movement. They...
- stay design to minimize incidence of fractured stays; Rigid engine-tender drawgear to eliminate ‘stamping’ and vibrations; ‘Drop-type’ firebox fusible plugs...
- virtually all Irish freight stock of all companies) had ironwork, roofs, drawgear and ch****is the same colour as the body - not picked out in black as occasionally...