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build to order

To construct or assemble something in accordance with specific parameters (usually from a buyer). A noun or pronoun can be used between "build" and "to." The client must be rich if he wants us to build the boat to order!
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built to order

Built, constructed, or assembled to meet one's custom measurements or needs; very well suited to someone's personal needs or desires. Hyphenated if used as a modifier before a noun. It's a nice change of piece getting a suit that's built to order—it looks great, and it fits like a dream! After weeks of searching, I finally found a job that was built to order for me. They specialize in built-to-order cars for wealthy automotive enthusiasts.
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The model will be available on a built-to-order basis, as the company tests the popularity of the format.
Built-to-order custom units are also offered with fast lead times like the pictured 10-cu.ft.
MARANELLO has returned to its 1950s and 60s tradition of producing strictly limited edition built-to-order cars, to celebrate Ferrari's 60th year in North America.
8 -- These devices are highly-scalable and they're built-to-order from the factory.
For more information regarding either of these GammaTech products, or on GammaTech's built-to-order capabilities call (800) 995-8946.
Over 30 different sizes and models of batch and inline high shear mixers are offered from stock or built-to-order with fast delivery, according to the company.
WunderCovers efficient built-to-order CAD process allows for quick turn-times and delivery for both standard and customized versions in galvanized or stainless steel.
Nissan says interest in the model, which started out life as a concept car, has been so intense that it's going to make it on a built-to-order basis.
Dell will use SUSE Studio, a powerful image customization and provisioning tool, to build and deploy application stacks based on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server onto Dell OEM Solutions' embedded, built-to-order and customized solutions.
The company supplies built-to-order products by welding, plating, machining, stamping, sorting and coating them.
Built-to-order benches are offered in light gray, bright blue or sand.
French flexible heater manufacturer Minco has developed a new flexible heater prototype design kit that allows one to test and prototype a heater concept before paying for the built-to-order product.
Semi-automatic Tough Gun air- and water-cooled MIG guns are built-to-order. They are available in 350- to 650-amp models, while the water-cooled versions offer 400- and 600-amp capabilities.
All models and sizes are built-to-order. Features include durable bearings that reduce friction and extend actuator life in high load and moment applications, durable stainless steel bands that are magnetically retained to protect internal components from contamination, increasing uptime and reducing maintenance.