balance frame


Definition of balance frame

: the frame of a walking wheel cultivator having axles offset to the front to enable the weight of the machine to overcome the tendency of the tongue to fly upward when the gangs are hung up

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First Known Use of balance frame

circa 1850, in the meaning defined above

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“Balance frame.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Jan. 2021.

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