cotterless
adjective see cotter

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • cotterless crank — A bicyclecrankset in which the crankarms are fastened to the axle by means of nuts or bolts instead of cotter pins …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • cotterless crankset — A bicyclecrankset in which the crankarms are fastened to the axle by means of nuts or bolts instead of cotter pins …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • cotter — noun Etymology: origin unknown Date: 14th century 1. a wedge shaped or tapered piece used to fasten together parts of a structure 2. cotter pin • cottered adjective • cotterless adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Unicycle trials — is a form of unicycling which involves participants attempting to ride a unicycle over obstacles without any part of the rider touching the ground. [ [http://www.unicycling.org/IUF/rulebook/trials.html IUF Unicycle Trials Regulations for UNICON… …   Wikipedia

  • Bottom bracket — A square taper cartridge bottom bracket. The bottom bracket on a bicycle connects the crankset to the bicycle and allows the crankset to rotate freely. It contains a spindle that the crankset attaches to, and the bearings that allow the spindle… …   Wikipedia

  • crank — [1] An arm set at right angles to a shaft or axle, used for converting reciprocal (to and fro) motion into circular motion. Also see cottered crank cotterless crank flat crank hand crank [2] The action of trying to start a vehicle engine or an… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • crankarm fixing bolt — The bolt that holds a crankarm on the end of the axle in a cotterless crankset of a bicycle …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • crankset — A group of components on a bicycle that includes the bottom bracket removable parts, two crankarms, and one or more chainrings. Also see cotterless crankset …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • dust cap — [1] A metal or plastic covering that fits into a hub shell to keep contaminants out of hub bearings. [2] A metal or plastic end cover for a spindle in a pedal or a cotterless crankset …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • fixing bolt — A bolt used to hold a crankarm on an axle in a cotterless crankset. Also see crankarm fixing bolt …   Dictionary of automotive terms

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