deadening

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Synonyms for deadening

the act of making something futile and useless (as by routine)

so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness

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The properties of the damping material also must be known as a function of temperature and frequency to perform an effective design analysis.
Sound isolation strategies include acoustic damping material on the insides of side panels, gaskets on all doors, and quiet-running fans.
Although the material has obviously its limitations when used as a seismic damping material, it is used to provide the parameters necessary for the modelling.
Toyota has used what it calls Ultra Light Concept as a new sound damping material in the car and the results have been quite spectacular.
Carbon Tech's new Carbon ZZZZ silencing accessories, made with proprietary vibration damping material, can be found on the limbs, cables, string and riser-mounted Shock Stop.
The new website features a wide range of products for the automotive audio enthusiast, including amplifier wiring kits, battery terminals, distribution blocks, damping material, installation parts, fuses, circuit breakers and batteries.
The standard installation of the GE transducers calls for damping material to be adhered to the pipe with windows cut in the material at the transducer location.
The engine bay heat shield has been filled with acoustic damping material to reduce powertrain noise and diesel variants are equipped with extra acoustic seals to further reduce noise intrusion.
Its machined aluminum housing and damping material are designed to absorb unwanted resonances for superb clarity and resolution.
Thirty-four papers from the September 2005 symposium develop new high- damping materials, clarify the mechanisms of the damping, and explore application fields in industry.
Quiet operation is achieved by employing damping materials, flexible wires and a double-enclosure design to prevent resonance, allowing OEMs to realize critical noise, vibration and harshness (NVH) objectives.
Unlike steel treated with other damping materials, Quiet Steel(TM) can be 100% recycled.
Through strategic application of viscoelastic thin-layer damping materials (as thin as .
His areas of interest are toughening of thermosetting resins, composites, nanocomposites, adhesives, vibration damping materials, nonlinear optical polymers, and shape memory polymers.
A new isolation table, advanced acoustic barrier and damping materials, and a new probe sensor assembly all contribute to improved noise floor performance compared to the previous HRP-340 system.