gearbox gearbox  /ˈɡɪr ˌbɑks/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the shell (metal casing) in which a train of gears is sealed

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The SHO also comes with a six-speed automatic gearbox, featuring steering-wheel-mounted paddle shifters and all-wheel drive.
  2. The CTS wagon is built on the proven CTS chassis and is powered by a V-6 engine with a six-speed gearbox that's expected to get 26 m.
  3. There's a throwback dial-instrument cluster in front of the gearbox, but don't expect a pile of gadgets or even a navigation system.

News

  1. Chemineer® Express(TM) Gearbox Aftermarket Program Maximizes Process Uptime and ...

    Dayton, Ohio - The Chemineer® Express™ Gearbox Aftermarket Program ensures Chemineer HT and HS agitator gearboxes are ready for shipment. This quick ship program maximizes process uptime and reduces associated maintenance costs. Available through Chemineer’s proprietary Parts Online™ program, the Chemineer Express Gearbox Aftermarket Program combines an extensive inventory of ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  2. 3D Realms sues Gearbox over unpaid Duke Nukem royalties, Gearbox responds

    3D Realms has filed suit against Gearbox Software, claiming unpaid royalties for the 2011 multiplatform release of Duke Nukem Forever . Gearbox took over and resumed development of Duke Nukem Forever in 2009, eventually completing the project that 3D Realms had spent nearly 15 years developing. 3D Realms now seeks to recover over $2 million, claiming that Gearbox blocked an independent audit ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Joystiq

  3. Apogee Suing Gearbox Over Unpaid Royalties For Duke Nukem Forever

    jones_supa writes "Apogee Software/3D Realms alleges that Gearbox has refused to pay more than $2 million owed to 3D Realms from royalties and advances Gearbox received from publishers for Duke Nukem Forever. In a lawsuit filed June 7 in Texas district court, 3D Realms insists that its agreement with Gearbox permits it to conduct an audit of Gearbox's royalty statements, which the studio has not ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Slashdot

Quotes

  1. "I was leading at the time and the gearbox went. I was shifting from sixth down to fifth and came up with a box full of neutrals. We had a winning car today, but it wasn't anybody's fault. The Target team did a great job today. These things just...
    on Jun 20, 2010 By: Dario Franchitti Source: Motorsport.com

  2. "Lewis has enjoyed phenomenal reliability from his car this year," McLaren team chief Ron Dennis told British television. "It was just a default in the gearbox which selected neutral for a period of time, but then sorted itself out."
    on Oct 21, 2007 By: Ron Dennis Source: Forbes

  3. "I just lost all drive in the gearbox and couldn't continue," Hamilton said. "The team will look at the problem tonight and I'm determined to drive an attacking race -- we'll have some fun from 15th on Sunday."
    on Mar 28, 2009 By: Lewis Hamilton Source: Times of India

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