A flange used to close the end of a pipe.



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DOOR CLOSER

  1. A device that makes use of a spring for closing, and a compression chamber from which liquid or air escapes slowly, to close a door at a controlled speed. Also known as door check. 2. In elevators, a device or assembly of devices which closes an open car or hoistway door by the use of gravity or springs.

BELL SUCTION

A flared end of a liquid cargo pipeline positioned close to the bottom of the tank.

MAGNETIC BALANCE

  1. A device for determining the repulsion or attraction between magnetic poles, in which one magnet is suspended and the forces needed to cancel the effects of bringing a pole of another magnet close to one end are measured. 2. Any device for measuring the small forces involved in determining paramagnetic or diamagnetic susceptibility.

SECURE FOR SEA

To close all weather/watertight hatches/doors and lash moveable items.

DOORSTOP

A strip positioned on the doorjamb for the door to close against. dope See doping agent.

ARBOR SUPPORT

A device to support the outer end or intermediate point of an arbor.

PANCAKE AUGER

An auger having one spiral web, 12 to 15 inches (30 to 38 centimeters) in diameter, attached to the bottom end of a slender central shaft; used as removable deadman to which a drill rig or guy line is anchored.

LOW-FREQUENCY GAIN

The gain of the voltage amplifier at frequencies less than those frequencies at which this gain is close to its maximum value.

C.C.T.V.

Close circuit television.

ELEPHANTA

A strong southerly or southeasterly wind which blows on the Malabar coast of India during the months of September and October and marks the end of the southwest monsoon.

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