Journal meaning

Journal definition

That part of a shaft that is prepared to accept a bearing. The area on the crankshaft that fits into the lower portion of the connecting rod . A layer of oil and metal bering cushions the impact during the power stroke to prevent the crankshaft from being crushed by the swiftly descending piston and connecting rod .

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