turnbuckle

Definitions

Cars & Driving

  • noun a metal sleeve with opposite internal threads at each end for the threaded ends of two rods or for ringbolts, forming a coupling that can be turned to tighten or loosen the rods or wires attached to the ringbolts

Construction

  • A device for adjusting the length of a rod or cable, consisting of a right screw and a left screw coupled by a link.
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