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Synonyms for pawl

a hinged catch that fits into a notch of a ratchet to move a wheel forward or prevent it from moving backward

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These are all commissioned works for a 'leprosy heritage museum' that the hospital plans to set up to preserve its history and the stories of PAWLs.
and 10mm to 70mm useable length between head and end pawls.
The Kappius pawls operate two at a time (not uncommon), using rare earth magnets embedded in the ring and pawls to engage every 1.
When he first geared up for business, Kappius bought ready- made pawls and engineered the rest of his system around them.
149" to 2" diameter in stamped parts, hydraulic valve bodies, gears and sprockets, parking pawls, rocker arms, turbocharger housings, and similar parts.
left tilt hybrid saw includes both a riving style splitter/blade guard assembly with anti-kickback pawls and a separate European style riving knife.
Fabulous products such as the free spin pawls which allow the Ruger cylinder to move in two directions to facilitate loading, were being sold to thousands of Hollywood cowboys and cowgirls.
However, the argument that secular laws should not rest solely upon a religious basis is not something uniquely attributable to John Pawls, but can be found in writings in the Christian intellectual tradition.
Typically, such ladles are secured in a steel ring with two trunnions and are equipped with pawls that prevent overturning during transferring.
This new full circle disc brake is activated immediately upon shifting the vehicle into "park" and is designed to serve larger GVW and GCW vehicles that exceed the transmission manufacturer's load rating for its parking pawls.
In the first case, a problem had to be solved concerning the fragility of plastic pawls over-molded onto a steel wire housing diamond cutters for marble and granite.
Take the mower wheels off and examine the drive gears and pawls (the pins within the gears that drive the reel), carefully noting how they are installed.
was the first to use Strowger's step-by-step switching mechanism that moved by pawls and electromagnets.
Tenders are invited for Drum Pawl For Drum Pawls And Control Assy To Tata Hitachi Part No.
They also include removable antikickback pawls with teeth that dig into the board if it is pulled backward.