differences between the 330-hp 383 4-barrel and 335-hp 383 magnum were mostly internal. both versions used the carter avs carb and the larger exhaust manifolds from the 440 magnum engines, but the magnum had a windage tray in the oil pan, a different camshaft profile, and different valve springs. in 1969 the b-series engines were all painted .
the rolls-royce merlin is a british liquid-cooled v-12 piston aero engine of 27- litres 1,650 cu in capacity. rolls-royce designed the engine and first ran it in 1933 as a private venture. initially known as the pv-12, it was later called merlin following the company convention of naming its piston aero engines after birds of prey .
design details. the ak-74 was designed by а. d. kryakushin's group under the design supervision of mikhail kalashnikov and is an adaptation of the 7.62×39mm akm assault rifle and features several important design improvements. these improvements were primarily the result of converting the rifle to the intermediate-caliber high velocity 5.45×39mm cartridge.
the sleeve valve engine was outdated, daimler's production methods had become old-fashioned, they had an extravagantly large range of products. their bankers noted the decreasing sales volume, the poor performance for price and the need for up-to-date machine tool equipment. stratton-instone's dominance of distribution was removed and other .
this list of accidents and incidents involving commercial aircraft includes notable events that have a corresponding wikipedia article. entries in this list involve passenger or cargo aircraft that are operating commercially and meet this list's size criteria—passenger aircraft with a seating capacity of at least 10 passengers, or commercial cargo aircraft of at least: 20,000 lb 9,100 kg .
the history of the motorcycle begins in the second half of the 19th century.motorcycles are descended from the 'safety bicycle,' a bicycle with front and rear wheels of the same size and a pedal crank mechanism to drive the rear wheel. despite some early landmarks in its development, the motorcycle lacks a rigid pedigree that can be traced back to a single idea or machine.
the de havilland canada dhc-8, commonly known as the dash 8, is a series of turboprop -powered regional airliners, introduced by de havilland canada dhc in 1984. dhc was later bought by boeing in 1988, then by bombardier in 1992; then by longview aviation capital in 2019, reviving the de havilland canada brand. powered by two pratt & whitney .
electronic throttle control etc is an automobile technology which electronically 'connects' the accelerator pedal to the throttle, replacing a mechanical linkage. a typical etc system consists of three major components: i an accelerator pedal module ideally with two or more independent sensors , ii a throttle valve that can be opened and .
a tattoo machine is a hand-held device generally used to create a tattoo, a permanent marking of the skin with ink. the basic machine, which was called stencil-pens, was invented by thomas alva edison and patented in the united states in 1876. it was originally intended to be used as an engraving device, but in 1891, sean casey discovered that .
a solenoid valve is an electromechanically operated valve.. solenoid valves differ in the characteristics of the electric current they use, the strength of the magnetic field they generate, the mechanism they use to regulate the fluid, and the type and characteristics of fluid they control.
the ford boss 302 is a high-performance 'small block' 302 cu in 4.9 l v8 engine manufactured by ford motor company.the original version of this engine was used in the 1969 and 1970 boss 302 mustangs and cougar eliminators and was constructed by attaching heads designed for the planned 351 cleveland which debuted the following year to a ford small block.
the high mobility multipurpose wheeled vehicle hmmwv; colloquial: humvee is a family of light, four-wheel drive, military trucks and utility vehicles produced by am general. it has largely supplanted the roles previously performed by the original jeep, and others such as the vietnam war-era m151 jeep, the m561 'gama goat', their m718a1 and .
nacre / ˈ n eɪ k ər / nay-kər also / ˈ n æ k r ə / nak-rə , also known as mother of pearl, is an organic-inorganic composite material produced by some molluscs as an inner shell layer; it is also the material of which pearls are composed. it is strong, resilient, and iridescent.. nacre is found in some of the most ancient lineages of bivalves, gastropods, and cephalopods.
landing gear is the undercarriage of an aircraft or spacecraft and may be used for either takeoff or landing.for aircraft it is generally needed for both. it was also formerly called alighting gear by some manufacturers, such as the glenn l. martin company.for aircraft, stinton makes the terminology distinction undercarriage british = landing gear us .
guardian industries is an industrial manufacturer of glass, automotive, and building products based in auburn hills, michigan. the company manufactures float glass, and fabricated glass products for commercial, residential and automotive applications. the company employs more than 18,000 people and has present activities in north and south .
the hammond organ is an electric organ, invented by laurens hammond and john m. hanert and first manufactured in 1935. various models were produced, which originally used tonewheels to generate sound via additive synthesis, where component waveform ratios are mixed by sliding switches called dbars and imitate the pipe organ's registers. around 2 million hammond organs have been manufactured .