adaptor


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device that enables something to be used in a way different from that for which it was intended or makes different pieces of apparatus compatible

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The company is recalling three-pin power adaptors which were supplied with the UK Fire 7" and UK Fire Kids Edition 7" tablet power adaptors, sold from September 2015.
The adaptor is said to be easy to set up and configure, with automatic network detection requiring no manual installation.
J-6634/U SINCGARS 119 B adaptor for BA-8180 zinc-air battery, NSN 5940-01-504-5597
This interface adaptor provides compatibility between the BA-8180/U zinc-air battery and the AN/PRC-119, SINCGARS (non-ASIP version) radio.
During the tapping operation as drive slack is taken up, very large torque loads must be transferred from the tangs to the adaptor housing assembly.
TDK Systems Europe, a unit of Japanese-based TDK Corp, has launched a Bluetooth universal serial bus (USB) adaptor designed to give laptop users cable-free access to e-mails and the Internet.
The benefit of these adaptors is that the duplex adapter has the same footprint as a simplex SC fibre optic adapter and thus can double the density of fibre optic connections in the same or existing footprint as an SC adapter.
They can be used in modular adaptors, blade adaptors for large overhangs, and specially-designed adaptors for use on Davenport and Brown & Sharpe machines.
To enable faster, easier integration between their products, the two companies announced new plug-and-play collaborative manufacturing adaptors, developed in partnership with AMX International.
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