Word "PITCH" meaning in Threading?
Where the does word "Pitch" come from? I mean most of the words are derived from greek and it has some meaning. How the word "Pitch" relates to threading?Posted in: #Mechanical
This is a basic parameter of screw threads. It refers to the distance between two successive threads.
Sir, thanks for the info. I know it is the distance b/w two successive threads. But my query is what exactly the meaning of pitch is and how it is related to threading?
Cricket: In cricket, the pitch is the particular area of the ground, which is effective.
Threading: In threading, Pitch is the effective diameter or distance which is used in thread engagement.
Hope my question is clear.
The word pitch may have Greco-Latin antecedents. The noun itself has many diverse meanings one of which is repetitive dimensions like pitch of a gear, screw thread, or frequency of a sound note.