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plug

verb
See pluck

plug

1. n. a bite-sized, pressed mass of chewing tobacco. He put a plug in his cheek and walked away.
2. n. a drink of beer; a slug of beer. Let me have a plug out of that bottle.
3. n. a free advertisement or a commercial boost from someone for a product. (see also plugola.) I managed to get a plug on the Mike Michael show.
4. tv. to give an advertisement or commercial boost for something without having to pay for it. I want to get on that TV program and plug my new book.
5. Go to pluck.
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Because their electrodes are coated with precious metals that have higher melting points, these plugs can sometimes maintain a precise gap for up to 100,000 miles.
Just be sure you gap the spark plugs properly and use a torque wrench.
Gadget plugs have odd features, like the "quick detachable" plugs with handles used to unlock or detach the center of the plug from the base for quick cleaning.
The Lancaster lure developer was back at the lake recently trying to duplicate his fishing feat, when an osprey dove toward one of his plugs while he was retrieving it to his boat.
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Chapter 4 - This chapter provides brief profiles of the major manufacturers, namely AC Delco, Autolite, Beru, Bosch, Champion, Denso and NGK Spark Plug.
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Premium spark plugs with precious metals such as platinum in the center and multiple electrodes can also increase fuel economy by four to five percent in many vehicles.
Champion premium plugs for automotive applications include Champion Iridium, bringing maximum performance and exceptional durability to any engine model; Champion Double Platinum Power(TM), featuring platinum on both the center and ground electrodes for longer lifer and minimal wear; Champion Platinum Power(TM), an ideal upgrade for engines equipped with standard nickel/copper plugs; and Champion Truck Plug(TM), ideally suited to the severe demands of today's pickups and sport utility vehicles.
Designed to be combined with a high-tension magneto ignition system, the spark plug solved what Carl Benz had described as the most fundamental obstacle to early motoring.
We evaluated a number of cost-estimating packages over an 18-month period and decided to expand our use of Boothroyd Dewhurst DFMA software," says Joe Mueller, Advanced Manufacturing Engineering Manager for Plug Power.
Pulstar(TM) is capable of delivering up to 10,000 times the power of an average spark plug, which translates into greater fuel efficiency, increased torque and horsepower and reduced hydrocarbon emissions.