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lug

[ləg]
(design engineering)
A projection or head on a metal part to serve as a cap, handle, support, or fitting connection.

lug

lugs, 1
1. In electric wiring, a device for terminating a wire or cable; the lug is bolted to an electric terminal.
2. A small projection attached to any member or component for use in handling, assembling, or installing.

LUG

LUG

(1) (Linux Users Group) A formal or informal organization of Linux users who gather together virtually or in person to exchange information and resources. Some groups maintain mailing lists and send out newsletters for their members. For more information and a list of international user links, visit www.linux.org/groups.

(2) (Logic Users Group) A large and well established online community that maintains Web forums and resources for Apple's Logic Pro MIDI sequencer and other related audio hardware and software from Apple. For more information, visit www.logic-users.org and www.apple.com/logicpro.
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Pressing a tab located on the left-hand side of the receiver hinges its blade downward and out of the path of the left-hand locking lug, allowing the bolt to be fully withdrawn.
There are four lockup points on the barrel: Locking lugs, barrel bushing, sides of the hood, and the bottom lugs.
Distal femoral lugs increase femoral implant fixation and theoretically reduce motion at the distal femoral bone-implant interface.
So unlike a Remington, if headspace is slightly altered by modifying the receiver face, bolt face or lapping the locking lugs, we won't need a chambering reamer to bring it back to spec.
Roker Pier has given up some decent whiting at night on lug and mackerel strip and during daylight there has been the odd small codling (1-1 1/2lb) on lug, plus a few whiting.
Enlow estimated that this method took about 10 minutes, while using the lug takes around a minute to install.
And so the lug box, an extremely efficient and durable container commonly made of half-inch thick pine was born.
Unlike most bolt actions in which the recoil lug is integral with the receiver or barreled action, the recoil lug is a steel plate, fitted to the stock.
9R46 Hi Load 8 Star Radial delivers improved tread wear, reduced lug induced vibration and higher load capabilities over standard radials.
The DH-1F Fingerjointer Lug Feeder is geared into the tail assembly of any horizontal fingerjointer.
Step 1 - Design your own microstructural lug that represents the overall solidification rate and wall thickness of the casting requiring USV testing.