cylinder block

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Synonyms for cylinder block

a metal casting containing the cylinders and cooling ducts of an engine

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The Global Cylinder Block Industry Report 2015 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the cylinder block industry.
The NASCAR Champion Car - which contains a cylinder block supplied by Grainger & Worrall
small dimensions of the device transmitting the measuring signals from the cylinder block to the stationary part of the system.
Tokyo, Japan, Aug 5, 2005 - (JCNN) - Mitsubishi Motors has announced two MIVEC aluminum cylinder block engines to power two new models slated for introduction in the domestic Japanese market later this fiscal year.
The Peugeot and Citroen models will be powered by Mitsubishi Motors' newly developed gasoline engines with aluminum cylinder block and with PSA Peugeot Citroen's latest-generation HDi diesel engines equipped with particulate filters.
To maintain its popularity, the engine has been extensively revised and gets an all-aluminium cylinder block that reduces the weight by 25kg.
POWERING AHEAD: An all-aluminium cylinder block reduces weight and increases power on the updated 730d - but the price is pounds 1, 550 higher
The original 1939 steam loco of the character made famous by the Rev W Awdry is still in operation, but was suffering from a badly worn and rusted main drive cylinder block.
In developing its Monomet cylinder head gasket, STE of Wilhelmshaven, Germany, used a powder coating compound of Victrex PEEK polymer and PTFE (polytetrafluoroethylene) to prevent micro abrasion, contact corrosion, and "welding" of the cylinder head to the cylinder block.
The cylinder block is mounted in fixed roller bearings in the case.
Each piston is a segmented toroidal section traveling within the closed toroidal chamber of a rotating cylinder block.
Pre Qualification: Cylinder Block Crank Case Casting, Drg.
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17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Cylinder Block Industry Report 2014" report to their offering.
The new EcoBoost V6 features the first use of a compacted graphite iron (CGI) cylinder block in a North American gasoline engine, the same material used in Ford's 6.