V-bob

noun

Definition of V-bob

: a strong frame shaped like an isosceles triangle, turning on a pivot at its apex, and used as a bell crank to change the direction of a main pump rod

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“V-bob.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/V-bob. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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