A shaft transmitting power from an engine to a propeller or to the wheels of a motor vehicle; drive shaft.
More example sentences
- The aft end of the crankshaft connects to the propeller shaft through the thrust bearing.
- Nevertheless, the outline of the ship is still obvious on the seabed and the point of interest for me remains reasonably intact, a pair of steam turbines geared to the propeller shaft.
- A propeller shaft transferred the power from the gearbox to the differential.
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