CUT mode

CUT mode

(Control Unit Terminal mode) An IBM 3270 terminal protocol that provides a single session with the mainframe. CUT is the original method for connecting terminals to IBM mainframes. PC software emulates this mode to communicate with a mainframe. Contrast with DFT mode.
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In cut mode in which the operator sends the order, this system is used as an intermediary one and can control with least spark.
The robot is positioned at the correct angle to cut a riser off of a casting; the cut mode button is then pushed to establish the plane of the cut.
Unfortunately, the reality of our situation is that we've been in cut mode for so long, that there's not much more in the general government or the school expense side that can easily be cut," the acting manager said.
The technology can be used in a rough or final cut mode.
The NCT utilizes the AMD ELAN(C) processor, which provides a powerful platform for driving the many capabilities of the NCT, including the unique Coax Adapter Card and resident 3270 CUT mode emulator.
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