Definitions for "Clevis"
Keywords:  shackle, plow, pin, bolt, clavel
A piece of metal bent in the form of an oxbow, with the two ends perforated to receive a pin, used on the end of the tongue of a plow, wagen, etc., to attach it to a draft chain, whiffletree, etc.; -- called also clavel, clevy.
n. a device to permanently attach a chain to a padlock
a coupler shaped like the letter U with holes through each end so a bolt or pin can pass through the holes to complete the coupling; used to attach a drawbar to a plow or wagon or trailer etc.
Keywords:  pushrod, horn, servo, clip, rod
A sprung link connecting a control rod to the surface being controlled.
Clevises are little 'clips' that are used to connect push rods to servos or to movable control surfaces like ailerons or a rudder.
The clevis connects the wire end of the pushrod to the control horn of the control surface. A small clip, the clevis has fine threads so that you can adjust the length of the pushrod.
Keywords:  singletree, gadget, hooking, beam, iron
An iron gadget for hooking the singletree to the beam.
A device for mounting cylinders. ( 010)
Fastening device used in drag car chassis construction.
A cylinder mounting device.