towing ball

towing ball
A British term for a hitch ball

Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.

Игры ⚽ Нужен реферат?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • ball — A sphere usually made of metal when used in automotive applications. Also see ball and spring ball bearing ball joint ball joint rocker arm check ball detent ball and spring hitch ball impact swivel ball universal joint …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Towing — is the process of pulling or drawing behind a chain, line, bar or some other form of coupling. Commonly, towing is done by road vehicles, but anything from boats to tractors to people can tow cargo. Types of trailers Almost any SUV, van, minivan …   Wikipedia

  • towing bracket — A structure attached to the rear of a car to enable a trailer to be towed. It consists of one or two brackets, a towbar and hitch ball …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • towing hitch — An inverted cup on the drawbar of a trailer which fits over a hitch ball …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • noseweight — A vertical weight on the center of the towing ball exerted by the vehicle being towed (on level ground). This must be within certain limits; generally between 110 165 lbs (50 75 kg) for car and trailer …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Tow hitch — A tow hitch (or tow bar) is a device attached to the chassis of a vehicle for towing or a towbar to an aircraft nose gear, or paired main gears.It can take the form of a tow ball to allow and articulation of a trailer, or a tow pin and jaw with a …   Wikipedia

  • International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea — The International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea 1972 (COLREGS) are published by the International Maritime Organization (IMO), and set out, inter alia, the rules of the road or navigation rules to be followed by ships and other… …   Wikipedia

  • Trailer (vehicle) — A Trailer is generally an unpowered vehicle pulled by a powered vehicle. Commonly, the term trailer refers to such vehicles used for transport of goods and materials.Sometimes recreational vehicles, travel trailers, or mobile homes with limited… …   Wikipedia

  • Recreational vehicle — This article is about the vehicle. For the film, see RV (film). RV redirects here. For other uses, see RV (disambiguation). A Class A motorhome with slide out extended floors …   Wikipedia

  • Meillerwagen — Manufacturer Gollnow Son Assembly Germany Class trailer …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”