air cushion


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Synonyms for air cushion

the trapped air that supports a hovercraft a short distance above the water or ground

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a mechanical device using confined air to absorb the shock of motion

a cushion usually made of rubber or plastic that can be inflated

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The MINI PAK'R air cushion machine can be purchased at http://www.
Stanelco's Current developments include GREENSEAL food tray lidding technology, STARPOL (starch / pva blended material), FrogPack high impact low cost packaging format, CradleWrap range of biodegradable air cushion packaging, soluble tape, 100% water-soluble films and adhesives, Biodegradable Airbag (void fill) packaging, water-soluble detergent capsules, edible sachets and waste packing.
Stanelco's current developments include GREENSEAL food tray lidding technology, STARPOL (starch/pva blended material), STARPOL 2000 (highly functional, low cost biodegradable packaging material with food contact approvals), FrogPack high impact low cost packaging format, CradleWrap range of biodegradable air cushion packaging, Soluble tape, 100% water-soluble films and adhesives, Biodegradable Airbag (void fill) packaging, edible hard-shell capsule technology, water-soluble detergent capsules, edible sachets and waste packing.
maker of the world's best-selling notebook cases and accessories, introduces the Monogram(TM) line of notebook cases, featuring the patented SafePORT(R) Air Cushion System, stylish design, and plenty of room for carrying notebook computers with screen sizes up to 15.
The "Hit Air" jacket uses CE certified armor to protect the shoulders, elbows and the spine but most importantly, the "Hit Air" jacket also incorporates an air cushion system.
Light in weight, the case includes the SafePORT Air Cushion
The "Hit Air" jacket uses CE certified armor to reduce the risk of injury to the shoulders, elbows and the spine but most importantly, the "Hit Air" jacket also incorporates an air cushion system.
In the event of an accident and a rider is thrown from the horse, the air cushion instantly inflates (within 1/2 second) to protect the rider's body.
The current stock will be replaced by one modern DGW without air cushion technology.
The Sussex head rides on a patented air cushion a few thousandths of an inch from the bubble.
The excellent standard of reclining comfort offered to passengers by the new seats is thanks to their innovative combination of an air cushion system and the option to convert them into full-flat beds.
The FT Air Cushion Head generates a cushion of air between the film and the head.
The cargo variant vessels will carry fewer air cushion landing crafts (LCAC's) and more cargo than the original LSD's, five of which were constructed and delivered to the Navy by Avondale.
Louisiana-based Textron Inc has secured a $21,904,620 modification to a previously awarded contract to build Landing Craft, Air Cushion (LCAC) 101 of the ship-to-shore connector (SSC) program, announced the US Department of Defense (DoD).
It is equipped with a down-filled duvet and incorporates the innovative pneumatic air cushion.