torque (someone) off

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torque (someone) off

To irritate, frustrate, or exasperate someone. It really torqued me off to hear that yet another local grocery store was being bought out by the huge supermarket chain.
See also: off, torque
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When used in combination with the Allen-Bradley Kinetix 5500 servo drive or the Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 527 AC drive, users have integrated safe torque off on EtherNet/IP.
For applications that require safety technology, integrated safety functions include "safe torque off," which can be activated with a fail-safe input or via Profisafe.
Safe torque off technology allows users to reliably remove power from the motor without removing power to the drive, enabling a faster re-start of the system after a safe state is reached.
A prominent safety feature is the integrated Safe Torque Off mode.
Called blueServo, the packaged drives combine a universal real-time Ethernet capability with safe torque off functional safety and comprehensive encoder interfacing capability - including the single-cable HIPERFACE DSL scheme.
It includes features such as safe torque off, integrated inputs for referencing and Ethernet diagnostics, to help users save time and money.
In addition, ACOPOSmulti65m comes with Safe Torque Off and SS1 safety functions.
Among its versatile features for easy system integration are a Safe Torque Off (STO) function, on-board Ethernet-based communication protocols such as EtherNet/IP, PROFINET IO and Modbus TCP as well as ATEX-certified motor over-temperature protection.
Most come with an embedded safe torque off function and safety-limited speed.
The drive also offers an embedded, safe torque off function option for hardwired safety.
* Integrated STO (Safe Torque Off), SBC (Safe Brake Control), and SS1 (Safe Stop 1).