idler


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a self-indulgent person who spends time avoiding work or other useful activity

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Componex brings its patented WINertia line of dead shaft idlers to Maxcess' portfolio of web handling solutions.
Idler explains, "With this paper, we were able to take a theory and a conceptual framework to real data and came back with some dramatic findings.
Fitted for CEMA C, D, and E idlers, the Impact Cradle is available in 20[degrees] and 35[degrees] trough angles for 5-, 6- or 7-in.
As mismatch between the states of polarization of the input signal and the pumping radiation can directly impact FWM and, therefore, also the idler generation process, it was decided to analyse gain polarization dependence of parametric amplifiers before estimating the impact of FOPA pump-phase modulation on the idler spectral components.
There are two lube points for the idler arm and housing.
The findings underscore the important role of spouses as caregivers during health crises," Idler said.
These include The Indo, Times along with other work he done for Q magazine, The Idler, The Observer, The Times, Q magazine and The Idler.
Q I need a new alternator, and the shop recommends changing the serpentine belt, belt tensioner and idler roller at the same time.
Very interesting solution is for example routing of both branches of pipe conveyor in one idler.
Ideally, when held out in front at arms length with an arrow nocked, the bowstring should align with the cams and/or idler string tracks, in the center of your rest's prongs or launcher and stacked in line with your nocked arrow.
Large diameter idlers enhance the ride and durability of the steel reinforced rubber track, while a patented undercarriage design allows the front idler and front roller to move in tandem for a smoother ride.
Intech's solution used two stainless steel drive gears with Intech's Power-Core idler gear, which combines a proprietary backlash-free plastic gear wrapped around a stainless-steel core to maximize load carrying capacity.
Oerlikon Textile Components of Hammelburg, Germany (Temco) offers journal bearing assemblies and complete idler rollers for guiding lightweight nonwovens at high speeds such as on high-speed converting lines.
John Leech's frequent drawings in "Punch" parsed England's vast taxonomy of "idlers," distinct in their varying degrees of taste and favored locales, but absurdly cohesive in their uniforms of top hat, coat-tails, and walking cane (Leech's caricatures are especially cutting; he captures the indolent, self-indulgent bourgoisie in the top-heavy swagger of the English idler, at once heavy-jowled and narrow-chested).