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Glossary Results for Word "Joy’s Valve Gear"

Joy’s Valve Gear A type of locomotive valve-gearExplain 'Valve Gear', where the movement is derived from a vertical link connected to the connecting rodExplain 'Connecting Rod'. The vertical movement is translated into the horizontal movement required by the valve spindleExplain 'Valve Spindle' by a die blockExplain 'Die Block' moving in a slide which can be varied in inclination.