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friction-pulley

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A pulley which turns loosely on its shaft except when connected to it by a friction-clutch.

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Examples

  • We now quote from an article by Mr.E. W. Hammer, published in the Electrical World, New York, June 10, 1899, and afterward elaborated and reprinted in a volume entitled Edisonia, compiled and published under the auspices of a committee of the Association of Edison Illuminating Companies, in 1904: ` ` The gearing originally employed consisted of a friction-pulley upon the armature shaft, another friction-pulley upon the driven axle, and a third friction-pulley which could be brought in contact with the other two by a suitable lever.

    Edison, His Life and Inventions, vol. 2

  • Companies, in 1904: "The gearing originally employed consisted of a friction-pulley upon the armature shaft, another friction-pulley upon the driven axle, and a third friction-pulley which could be brought in contact with the other two by a suitable lever.

    Edison, His Life and Inventions

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