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  • noun

Synonyms for roller

a grounder that rolls along the infield

a long heavy sea wave as it advances towards the shore

a small wheel without spokes (as on a roller skate)

a mechanical device consisting of a cylindrical tube around which the hair is wound to curl it

Old World bird that tumbles or rolls in flight

pigeon that executes backward somersaults in flight or on the ground

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Sweeper, suction & compaction roller for preventive maintenance.
The equipment will allow gripping and bins for covering 15 to 40 m3 and handling a crane cradles for glass collection or compaction roller on cradles.
Tenders are invited for Installation Of Compaction Roller As Well Creating Necessary Facility For Conducting Aero-Dynamic Studies At Sinter Plant -3 At Rourkela Steel Plant,Rourkela.
Aydiner will use Dynapac CC 900 compaction roller and six LG 160 compaction plates for pipeline compaction duties.
Fiber-placement head on a robotic arm heats the tows until they are tacky, and a compaction roller on a heavy-duty ram-type arm allows work on concave surfaces with minimal secondary debulking.
Using a fiber-placement head on a robotic arm, the computer-controlled FPS heats the tows until they are tacky, and a compaction roller on a heavy-duty ram-type arm allows the machine to work on concave surfaces with a minimum of secondary debulking.
A compaction roller then applies pressure to the tows for a predetermined period of time to ensure they remain in place.
PHOTO : McClean-Anderson's filament winding compaction roller is said to provide the constant
A new compaction roller provides constant consolidation pressure for thermoplastic as well as thermoset applications, and a new mandrel tensioning unit prevents the "whipping" effect that occurs when winding small-diameter parts that deflect.