Of device.

Device consisting of a piece of machinery; has moving parts that perform some function.

This concept's ID is @1~20351


  • action 5 facts

    The operating part that transmits power to a mechanism; "the piano had a very stiff acti...

  • cartridge ejector 0 facts

    A mechanism in a firearm that ejects the empty shell case after firing.

  • cartridge extractor 0 facts

    A mechanism in a firearm that pulls an empty shell case out of the chamber and...

Motor Vehicle

  • steering system 6 facts

    A mechanism by which something is steered (especially a motor vehicle).

  • drive line 5 facts

    Mechanism that transmits power from the engine to the driving wheels of a motor vehi...

Also contains

  • mechanical device 45 facts

    Mechanism consisting of a device that works on mechanical principles.

  • control 9 facts

    A mechanism that controls the operation of a machine; "the speed controller on his turntable...

  • gear 9 facts

    A mechanism for transmitting motion for some specific purpose (as the steering gear of a v...

  • rotating mechanism 8 facts

    A mechanism that rotates.

  • ignition 7 facts

    The mechanism that ignites the fuel in an internal-combustion engine.

  • cooling system 6 facts

    A mechanism for keeping something cool; "the cooling was overhead fans".

  • axis 2 facts

    The center around which something rotates.

  • steering linkage 1 facts

    Mechanism consisting of a system of rods and levers connected to the front wheels...

  • automaton 1 facts

    A mechanism that can move automatically.

  • actuator 1 facts

    A mechanism that puts something into automatic action.

  • radiator 1 facts

    A mechanism consisting of a metal honeycomb through which hot fluids circulate; heat is...

  • carriage 1 facts

    A machine part that carries something else.

  • drive 1 facts

    A mechanism by which force or power is transmitted in a machine; "a variable speed drive permitted...

  • hydraulic system 1 facts

    A mechanism operated by the resistance offered or the pressure transmitted when...

  • clockwork 1 facts

    Any mechanism of geared wheels that is driven by a coiled spring; resembles the works...

  • transport 0 facts

    A mechanism that transports magnetic tape across the read/write heads of a tape playb...

  • works 0 facts

    The internal mechanism of a device.

  • delayed action 0 facts

    A mechanism that automatically delays the release of a camera shutter for a fixed...

  • lock 0 facts

    A mechanism that detonates the charge of a gun.

  • fail-safe 0 facts

    A mechanism capable of returning to a safe state in case there is a failure or malfun...

  • film advance 0 facts

    A mechanism for advancing film in a camera or projector.

  • homing device 0 facts

    The mechanism in a guided missile that guides it toward its objective.

  • whirler 0 facts

    A revolving mechanism.