pulley

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Synonyms for pulley

a simple machine consisting of a wheel with a groove in which a rope can run to change the direction or point of application of a force applied to the rope

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Answers: 1) The direction of force on the fixed pulley is down.
Six fixed pulleys are uniformly distributed within the vertical circular orbit on the front of the frame.
Contract notice: replacing fixed pulleys of the muffle of the east lift of the eiffel tower