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Synonyms for clutch

Synonyms for clutch

to take firmly with the hand and maintain a hold on

to get hold of (something moving)

the act of catching, especially a sudden taking and holding

an act or means of holding something

a number of individuals making up or considered a unit

Synonyms for clutch

a tense critical situation

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a number of birds hatched at the same time

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a collection of things or persons to be handled together

a woman's strapless purse that is carried in the hand

a pedal or lever that engages or disengages a rotating shaft and a driving mechanism

a coupling that connects or disconnects driving and driven parts of a driving mechanism

hold firmly, usually with one's hands

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For FWD 6 speed products, our Dry Clutch DCTs will achieve 250nm engine input torque capacity, while our Wet Clutch DCTs are capable of up to 450nm of input torque.
The dry clutch is light - great news if you ride in heavy traffic.
Of course, the stiff set suspension, clattering dry clutch and radical riding position can be a pain around town, but there are no better bikes for those high-speed missions on de-restricted roads.
The vehicle also comes with a dry clutch and car type CV shaft which calls for very less maintenance.
The single plate diaphragm spring dry clutch is most commonly used in MT and AMT.
5bhp and 120Nm of torque, coupled with a six-speed transmission with dry clutch, anti-skipping device and hydraulic control.
By combining MultiAir electro-hydraulic valve management with Alfa Romeo's six-speed TCT twin dry clutch transmission, engineers have managed to reduce both fuel consumption and emissions dramatically compared to the outgoing model - by 10% to 52.
Alfa's TCT twin dry clutch transmission is used, including shift paddles behind the steering wheel, and the car also marks the debut of the new Alfa DNA selector, which features the three standard settings of Dynamic, Natural and All Weather and a Race mode designed to further enhance the driving experience on a racetrack.
It also boasts the sophisticated Alfa TCT twin dry clutch transmission and the brand's DNA selector with the new Race mode.
And he notes that control system software and compute power have been essential for the smooth drivability of the dual dry clutch transmission.
This is activated by a PT Tech hydraulically actuated dry clutch, transferring power and torque from the engine to the hammermill.
Eckl: Second-generation dual-clutch transmission means further optimized fuel economy and reduction of CO2 emissions by reducing drag torque, increasing efficiency, introducing new actuation concepts and using dry clutch technology.
It needs neutral to start but then it bursts into life with that typical Ducati V-twin drone and rattle from the dry clutch.
Dry clutch control is one of the main components of both conventional and advanced automotive powertrain systems.