idler


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Related to idler: idler pulley, Idler arm
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a self-indulgent person who spends time avoiding work or other useful activity

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And yet--and here enters the necromancy of John Barleycorn--that afternoon's drunk on the Idler had been a purple passage flung into the monotony of my days.
The idlers outside stare at us grimly under their umbrellas as we pass through their ranks and hasten into our carriage.
An idler has failed if any one of the following conditions has occurred:
The units are suitable for use with Misumi's chain idlers, idlers with teeth for timing belts, idlers for timing pulleys and for flat belts.
For Maxcess customers, the merger adds the precision idler, bowed, heat transfer and vacuum roll products already in use on their web lines to the guiding, slitting, winding and tension products available from the Fife, Tidland and MAGPOWR brands.
Incidents/Injuries: WindowTex has received six reports of steel pins becoming dislodged from the window shade idler, causing some of the shades to fall.
Pump in grease until the track idler is as far forward as it will go.
Temco journal bearings and idler rollers are economical solutions for nonwoven web guiding applications where speed, lifespan, construction space, low moment of inertia, and load-carrying capacity are critical.
Dare I say that one of those words is, to me, probably quite descriptive of Idler itself.
The Uni-Rail Conveyor is designed to make it easy to remove idler supports, so that it canbe easily reconfigured to incorporate antistatic baths, thickness-gauge scanner frames and slitters.
They will also have on their stand the C3000 single idler belt weigher complete with loadcell, speed detection and controller.
Tenders are invited for Supply of Impact Carrying Idler Roller (Fixed type) for 1800mm Belt Width Conveyors 65 and Return Idler Roller (Garland type) for 1800mm Belt Width Conveyors 65 to 67 in Compl
One patent-pending design innovation is the use of connecting brackets near the top of the idler frame to hold the three rollers together.
Crewmen, the idler wheel on your Bradley won't do you much good if it's rolling away down the trail.
Microgrooves are available on all Webex rollers including aluminum, steel and stainless steel idlers as presented in the Webex Idler Master Catalog.