ground strap

ground strap
A wire cable or braided wire strap to transfer electricity. It can be found between the engine block and the chassis because the engine is isolated from the chassis by rubber mounts. Also called battery strap. See ground wire.

Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.

Игры ⚽ Нужен реферат?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • strap — [1] A long flexible strip (usually of leather or rubber) used to connect two items. [2] A lead section to which battery plates of a group are joined. See battery strap butt strap check strap door check strap driveshaft safety strap earth strap… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • ground wire — The wire which goes from the negative post of the battery to the frame on negative ground vehicles. Another ground wire may be a thick wire or braided wire cable which connects the engine to the frame. Since many engines are rubber mounted, there …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Strap (disambiguation) — Strap may refer to:*The Straps, the band. *Lower third, the graphics at the bottom of telecasts, in the UK known as a strap or namestrap.*In nautical usage a strap is a short rope (or cable) with two loops at both ends, forming an eight without… …   Wikipedia

  • Strap-on dildo — A 2 strap harness with a multi function dildo and an internal vibrating egg A strap on dildo (also strap on, dildo harness) is a dildo designed to be worn, usually with a harness, during sexual activity.[1] Harnesses and dildos are made in a wide …   Wikipedia

  • Ground bracelet — A ground bracelet or grounding strap is a device that helps prevent the build up of static electricity in a human body. The bracelet or strap is worn around one wrist (usually left for right handed individuals, right for left handed individuals) …   Wikipedia

  • battery strap — [1] A wire cable or braided wire strap to transfer electricity. It can be found between the engine block and the chassis because the engine is isolated from the chassis by rubber mounts. Also called ground strap. See ground wire. [2] A rubber… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • earth strap — British term for ground strap …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Antistatic wrist strap — An antistatic wrist strap, ESD wrist strap, or ground bracelet is an antistatic device used to safely ground a person working on very sensitive electronic equipment, to prevent the buildup of static electricity on their body, which can result in… …   Wikipedia

  • Snatch strap — A snatch strap is a piece of equipment used to help in the recovery of vehicles bogged in sand or mud. Snatch straps are manufactured from webbing that is capable of approximately 20% stretch under load. This stretching property allows the strap… …   Wikipedia

  • Charlie Strap and Froggy Ball (film) — Kalle Stropp och Grodan Boll räddar Hönan Directed by Jan Gissberg Written by Thomas Funck …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

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