Rotational vs Jackshaft - What's the difference?

rotational | jackshaft |


As an adjective rotational

is of, pertaining to or caused by rotation.

As a noun jackshaft is

a common mechanical component used to transfer or synchronize rotational force in a machine.

rotational

English

Adjective

(-)
  • Of, pertaining to or caused by rotation.
  • :A steam turbine converts heat into rotational motion
  • jackshaft

    English

    Noun

    (en noun) (wikipedia jackshaft)
  • A common mechanical component used to transfer or synchronize rotational force in a machine.
  • A wheelless axle used to turn the wheels of a locomotive.
  • Synonyms

    * (component relating to rotational force) countershaft