drive line

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: line - mechanism that transmits power from the engine to the driving wheels of a motor vehicle
driveshaft - a rotating shaft that transmits power from the engine to the point of application
driving wheel - a wheel that drives a motor vehicle (transforms torque into a tractive force)
driving axle, live axle - the axle of a self-propelled vehicle that provides the driving power
mechanism - device consisting of a piece of machinery; has moving parts that perform some function
automotive vehicle, motor vehicle - a self-propelled wheeled vehicle that does not run on rails
transmission system, transmission - the gears that transmit power from an automobile engine via the driveshaft to the live axle
universal joint, universal - coupling that connects two rotating shafts allowing freedom of movement in all directions; "in motor vehicles a universal joint allows the driveshaft to move up and down as the vehicle passes over bumps"
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Dana is a supplier of engineered drive line, sealing and thermal-management technologies for vehicles with both conventional and alternative-energy power trains.
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One example was the tighter-fitting spline on the 1,000 rpm shaft to reduce vibration of the drive line. However, there were a number of differences between ASAE S203 and the equivalent ISO tractor PTO shaft standards.
The V*S drive line of adjustable speed drives includes two models of AC drives, three microdrive models and a pump/fan drive.