caliper

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Synonyms for caliper

measure the diameter of something with calipers

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Phase 1 of the foundry, estimated at $140 million, will have an installed capacity of 75,000 metric tonnes per annum, and will produce grey iron for brake discs and ductile iron for brake calipers.
With standard 17-inch Zenith alloy wheels, body-colour door mirrors, handles and rubbing strips, large green brake calipers, rear boot spoiler and various vRS badges sprinkled randomly, the sportiest Octavia suitably stands out from its lesser brethren.
Huge air inlets, bright orange brake calipers and massive 20-inch alloys hint at the power of the 300bhp machine, while the doors open by remote control.
The AL 204 multi-spindle five-axis machining center produces complex light metal parts such as brake calipers, main brake cylinders, and valve housings.
Other options include coloured brake calipers at pounds 406, massage for the front or rear seats at pounds 3,866 per pair and a spare wheel at pounds 529.
A small selection of the scores of other options include coloured brake calipers at pounds 406, CD changer at pounds 488, rear climate controls for pounds 800, ventilation and massage for the front or rear seats at pounds 3,866 per pair, infra-red reflecting and rear tinted glass for pounds 5,780 and a spare wheel at pounds 529.
Created by a company called eStop that is now owned by Siemens VDO, the new brake design replaces conventional brake calipers with a module consisting of a brake pad, a wedge and wedge-holding mechanism, two electric motors, and a set of sensors that read movement and Force at each wheel.
There are 'ball-polished' chrome door handles, 19-inch rim wheels and titanium-coloured brake calipers, while inside there is a special finish and headrests in blue carbon wire.
Tri-Way will expand its product offerings with Samag's model MFZ multi-spindle horizontal machining center with tool changers for machining brake calipers, valves, knuckles, and housings.
MEASURING UP: Quality engineer Ian Penny measuring brake calipers for the new VW Touran (left) and the Golf (right) at Ebbw Vale-based Continental Teves, which has won a multi-millionpound contract to supply 600,000 calipers a year for the Touran mini MPV which will be going on sale next summer.
The head I pat is made out of brake calipers With engine mountings from a Toyota for ears, The spine a baler chain, the ruff and muscular neck Sprockets, plough points, clutch plate, mower blades, The legs a Morris Minor king pin or swingle tree.
This pack has a 3mm lower ride height, 15% stiffer chassis, quicker steering, red brake calipers and 18in RenaultSport wheels.
The automaker is recalling the vehicles to address possible issues with the steering gear assembly and/or the front brake calipers.