rotary joint


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  • noun

Synonyms for rotary joint

a freely moving joint in which movement is limited to rotation

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The twosome removed the last six solar alpha rotary joint launch restraints and prepared the joint for rotation.
The control system's transceivers convert incoming electrical signals to an optical format and condition the signal for transmission through the fiber-optic rotary joint (FORJ).
The SX rotary joint provides a positive seal between stationary piping and a rotating cylinder.
Tenders are invited for Supply of Optic and electrical rotary joint connector
With its balanced seal and tapered roller bearings, the 4400WRX rotary joint is said to incorporate the latest technology in mechanical seal design for water and hot oil service.
In the early 1900s, a breakthrough called the rotary joint enabled the industry to use closed pressurized systems and thereby regulate temperature precisely.
The fluid enters from the one end of the roll through a rotary joint and is conveyed to the hole just under the surface where it travels the face of the roll, flows to the next hole and returns to the opposite end where it flows to the center of the roll and is siphoned out.
Coolant pressure testing was completed, and cooling distribution was demonstrated at the slip ring and antenna rotary joint.
The slip-ring is a rotary joint which provides the primary communications mechanism from these ADCs to the host workstation.
June 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The third of four pairs of massive solar arrays and a second Solar Alpha Rotary Joint (SARJ), built by Lockheed Martin at its Space Systems facility in Sunnyvale, have been installed on the International Space Station by the crew of the space shuttle Atlantis.
In addition, the astronauts will retract the P6-2B wing, installed 6 years ago in a temporary location, to provide clearance for the rotation of the new Solar Alpha Rotary Joint (SARJ) and the deployed S4 solar arrays.
June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The third of four pairs of massive solar arrays and a second Solar Alpha Rotary Joint (SARJ), built by Lockheed Martin at its Space Systems facility in Sunnyvale, will be launched aboard the space shuttle Atlantis to the International Space Station (ISS) as early as June 8, 2007.
The station crew Thursday was awakened briefly by a caution signal when the starboard Thermal Radiator Rotary Joint (TRRJ) experienced a dropout in commands from the Rotary Joint Motor Controller.
Their first job was to remove two thermal shrouds, one from each of two Rotary Joint Motor Controllers on P3.
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