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regular fixture

someone who is found so frequently in a place as to be considered a fixture of, or part of the place. The manager attached himself to the luncheon club and became a regular fixture there.
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Currently Title 24 does this only for low efficacy fixtures, and does it by specifying it as the maximum rated wattage of the fixture as specified by a permanent preprinted factory installed label.
The increasing government investment for rural electrification programs and expenditure on country's infrastructure is also expected to contribute to the growth of lighting fixture market.
The plugs are removed from the barrel and a digital indicating fixture is mounted over the holes to measure the distance through the barrel to the flight surface.
When you are selling, which fixtures and fittings are automatically included unless you say otherwise?
GREAT LEIGHS will stage 24 fixtures next year when the Essex track opens its doors in October 2006.
Only two tubes were in each fixture, though, because it was assumed that the dining room would have been too bright with all four tubes.
Can't I just get a normal light fixture and use a compact fluorescent bulb for energy efficiency, or is there something special about the specialty lights?
If storm water is also recycled in conjunction with plumbing fixture waste, a significant portion of a building's water requirements--up to 50 percent--can be met.
Keywords: clamping, fixture, griper, manufacturing, productivity
Consequently, the excitement of Pulak Bandyopadhyah, group manager, GM R & D Plant Floor Systems, and Yhu-tin Lin, staff research engineer at the GM Technical Center, is understandable as they describe the flexible fixture that they and their GM R & D colleagues have developed, as it provides the ability to make rapid configuration changes so that it can be setup to accommodate the machining of workpieces of varying sizes, such as 4-, 6- and 8-cylinder engine parts.
The FOXALL[TM] finishing cell with its Tru-Teach[R] programming software package enables the operative to trace around a fixture mounted casting prepared to the required finished standard with a six-axis CMM arm fitted with a replica tool (which can be a cut off dise, parallel or tapered burr, disc, wheel etc).
We've come up with a table-mounted fixture that lets you assemble the wheel without using line-up bolts to draw the wheel halves together.
The workpiece fixture is sequentially pivoted to present rough-cut gasket lengths to the robot for programmed precise cutting and notching operations.
Also, a modular fixture can serve as a proven model to be copied if a situation warrants the need for dedicated tooling.
A 5 Axis dovetail fixture offers a machined part in one single operation with minimal second operation cleanup.