damper


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Synonyms for damper

Synonyms for damper

a movable iron plate that regulates the draft in a stove or chimney or furnace

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a device that decreases the amplitude of electronic, mechanical, acoustical, or aerodynamic oscillations

a depressing restraint

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When the operators would attempt to adjust either the reheat or superheat dampers, sometimes only one damper would move a little, another time three or four dampers might move a lot, or who knows.
Margarine Manufacture Requires Pulsation Damper - A leading manufacturer of margarine and low fat spreads installed a new production line in which a multi-headed metering pump supplied all the ingredients prior to blending.
One type of smart damper contains a magnetorheological fluid, a material that can undergo considerable and almost immediate changes in its viscosity when subjected to a magnetic field.
In Building Control with Passive Dampers , Takewaki brings together most the reliable, state-of-the-art methods in practice around the world, arming readers with a real sense of how to address optimal selection and placement of passive control systems.
Honda Motor Company (NYSE: HMC)(TYO: 7267), a Japan-based automaker, is equipping its new British built Civic Tourer with a revolutionary rear Adaptive Damper System.
Such design ensures the damper the ability to change effectively MRF viscosity during operation.
For the fresh air damper leakage, three cases are studied.
You'll find the lube point at the end of the damper rod.
The luxury sedan's comfort and dynamic driving characteristics are supported by numerous, intelligently networked systems from ZF, such as the new 8-speed automatic transmission, the electronic damper system CDC, suspension and electronic components, the shift-by-wire gearshift system with a "yacht-type" gear lever, and the speed-dependent Servotronic.
We are the trusted leader in Fire and Smoke Damper Inspections and Fire Door Inspections," said Craig Rutledge, owner of Life Safety Services.
Magnetorheological damper is a kind of a controlled damper.
The main rotor damper uses LORD Corporation's Fluidlastic(TM) technology, which has become an industry standard for superior noise and vibration isolation, as well as energy dissipation applications, due to its combination of high performance, ease of maintenance and efficient use of space.
As Follows: 1 Axle Damper - Qty: 8 Nos/Set 2 Vertical Damper - Qty: 4 Nos/Set 3 Horizontal Damper - Qty:4 Nos/Set 4 Yaw Damper - Qty: 4Nos/Set
The eROT (electromechanical rotary damper) replaces a traditional hydraulic damper that would normally release stored energy in the form of heat as the car travels over imperfections in the road.
When damper access is restricted, balancing is often avoided and heating and cooling efficiencies are lost.