Bushing
Bushing Bush"ing, n. [See 4th {Bush}.] 1. The operation of fitting bushes, or linings, into holes or places where wear is to be received, or friction diminished, as pivot holes, etc. [1913 Webster]

2. (Mech.) A bush or lining; -- sometimes called a {thimble}. See 4th {Bush}. [1913 Webster]


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  • bushing — ● bushing nom masculin (anglais bushing, de to bush, baguer) Synonyme de transformateur de traversée. ● bushing (synonymes) nom masculin (anglais bushing, de to bush, baguer) Synonymes : transformateur de traversée …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Bushing — Bushing. См. Втулка. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

  • bushing — metal sleeve fitted into a machine or hole, 1839, from gerundive of bush metal lining of the axle hole of a wheel or touch hole of a gun (1560s), from M.Du. busse box (cognate with the second element in BLUNDERBUSS (Cf. blunderbuss)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • bushing — [boosh′iŋ] n. [< BUSH2] 1. a removable, cylindrical lining or sleeve used in a machine to reduce the effect of friction on moving parts, decrease the diameter of an opening, etc.: see STUFFING BOX 2. Elec. a similar insulating lining or part …   English World dictionary

  • Bushing — A mechanical bushing is a cylindrical lining designed to reduce friction and wear inside a hole, or constrict and restrain motion of mechanical parts. Bushing types One type of bushing is the threaded insert , a hardened metal insert with a… …   Wikipedia

  • Bushing — Bush Bush, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bushed} (b[.u]sht); p. pr. & vb. n. {Bushing}.] 1. To set bushes for; to support with bushes; as, to bush peas. [1913 Webster] 2. To use a bush harrow on (land), for covering seeds sown; to harrow with a bush; as,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bushing — įvorė statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. bush; bushing; sleeve vok. Buchse, f; Hülse, f rus. вкладыш подшипника скольжения, m; втулка, f; гильза, f pranc. bague, f; douille, f; manchon, m; moyeu, m …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • bushing — [1] A protective liner or sleeve that cushions noise, friction, or movement. Suspension bushings are often made from two pipes (one inside the other) with a sleeve of rubber in the space between the two pipes. [2] Rubber bushings on the… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • bushing — noun Date: 1839 1. a usually removable cylindrical lining for an opening (as of a mechanical part) used to limit the size of the opening, resist abrasion, or serve as a guide 2. an electrically insulating lining for a hole to protect a through… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Bushing — Die so genannten Doh Doh sind Gummiringe, die sich zwischen den Achsen eines Skateboards befinden. Sie dienen zur Dämpfung der Kraft, die auf die Achse drückt. Der Fahrer kann durch Anziehen oder Lösen der Mittelschraube (King Pin) den Druck auf… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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