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spur wheel

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Definition of spur wheel in English:

noun

Another term for spur gear.
Example sentences
  • This pinion wheel can be disengaged by raising it above the spur wheel to stop the stone rotating.
  • The nuts are 12 inches in diameter and the great spur wheel is 8'9’ in diameter.
  • The 9ft diameter great spur wheel was made of cast iron with the rims being cast separately before being bolted on.

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