n. A method of power transmission by means of belts that connect pulleys on shafts
Usage examples of "belt drive".
The belt drive to the generator whined, and a hooded executioner put his hand on a scissor-switch.
The Kawasaki was an LTD 750 twin with a belt drive, an '83 model which Harry had bought at the year-end sale in '84.
Mick assigned tasks to everyone, so that some people worked only on the still, while others built the elevated sluice, the cistern, the wheels, and the belt drive for the water lift, and so on.
Speed control and gearing was going to be tricky, so he approached it mechanically with a v-belt drive.
I shouted at the top of my lungs, just as the belt drive-and the supporting wall-erupted.
When you pull the string, it activates a spring that makes that little rubber belt drive the turntable.
Central shafts in the floor and ceiling - dark square holes, which in the past had housed the belt drive - now stood empty.
Central shafts in the floor and ceiling dark square holes, which in the past had housed the belt drive now stood empty.