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Glossary Results for Word "Lever Reverse"

Lever Reverse Reversing Gear was originally controlled by a screw mechanismExplain 'Screw Reverse', which required much hard work when shuntingExplain 'Shunting'. Lever Reverse controlled the Reversing Gear through a simple lever which is held in various positions using a notched plate. The new device was not without its problems, as it could kick back like a mule!