Gudgeons sentence example
- In mechanism it is usually the central line either of a rotating shaft or axle having journals, gudgeons, or pivots turning in fixed bearings, or of a fixed spindle or dead centre round which a rotating bush turns; but it may sometimes be entirely beyond the limits of the turning body.
- The pair of shafts Ci, C2 terminate in a pair Ci of forks F,, F2 in bearings at the extremities of which turn the gudgeons at the ends of the 0o arms of a rectangular cross, F3 having its centre at 0.
- After the war, the bells were cleaned, tuned and re-hung with new gudgeons and ball bearings.
- New gudgeons and ball bearings were fitted to the other five cast iron headstocks.