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Synonyms for clutches

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Judder in automotive clutches has been attributed to an increasing friction coefficient with decreasing slipping velocity, dubbed as a negative friction gradient, and is known to reduce with system damping (Kani etal.
Tooth clutches have two contacting plates--one driving, the other driven--with intermeshing teeth.
Clutches were originally known as "pochettes", French for little pockets
Female energy investment in egg laying can be directly measured by number of eggs produced, egg size, egg mass (Congdon and Gibbons, 1987; Rowe, 1995), and number of clutches produced during a single nesting season (Litzgus and Mousseau, 2003; Lee, 2007).
With dual clutches, gear changes take place without any interruption in power delivery.
Well, maybe not halving, but he was shortening the lives of his clutches considerably.
Killer clutches Purple clutch, PS25, Littlewoods Pink box clutch, PS20, Next Leopard-print clutch, PS19, Coast Jewel clutch, PS45, Aldo Gold box clutch, GPS 10, Primark Blue chain clutch, PS12.
The manufacturer reports that one year after its launch, the EverTough line of aftermarket clutches is meeting the unique needs of customers with older trucks.
India, March 21 -- Mach III Clutch, Inc has announced new spring engaged industrial friction clutches for torque transmission in the absence of air pressure or during power-off conditions.
Dodd (1997) and Kipp (2003) found that some Eastern Box Turtles in the populations they studied (FL and MD, respectively) laid two clutches in a single year but most laid only a single clutch.
Navy explored the addition of cruising steam and later cruising gas turbines for steam turbine main propulsion plants in the late 1950's and early 1960's; and the first SSS (Synchro-Self-Shifting) clutches were supplied for the Y-100 marine main propulsion plant for the British Koyal Navy in 1958.
He says all that these clutches can pack in perhaps is some tissue paper.
The Klondike 26 line also features repair kits for Kysor K26 fan clutches.
The dual-clutch transmission configuration features independent clutches employed for the odd gears and even gears, respectively.
The new transmission features a dual clutch transmission configuration in which independent clutches are employed for the odd gears (1st, 3rd, 5th) and the even gears (2nd, 4th, 6th), respectively.