access panel


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access panel

A removable panel (usually secured with screws) in a frame which is usually mounted in a ceiling or wall; provides access to a concealed item that does not require frequent attention.

access panel

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A view of various panels on the skin of an aircraft.
Either a replaceable or interchangeable type of quickly removable aircraft-skin panel. Removed to provide access to the interior of the airframe or engine for inspection, servicing, and repairs of components therein.
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I rushed to the wing were I had been working, and to my dismay the access panel was nowhere to be found.
Meanwhile, Halesowenbased Kuka Automation has beaten off strong competition to supply a robot which is now being used to polish wing access panels at Airbus UK's wing design and manufacturing facility at Filton, near Bristol.
It is also doubtful if the Land Access Panel or Existing Leases Land Access Panel could deny surface entry to an operator if the operator had received the appropriate licence or permit from the Alberta Energy and Utilities Board.
That price would include all window and door sensors, as well as other interior heat and/or motion sensors, a master control box and main access panel, perhaps some individual bypass switches, a panic button, local alarms, and probably a hookup to a remote monitoring station.
Further investigation determined the damage was caused when one of the four roto dome access panel fasteners became loose and bent against the strut while the roto dome was turning.
That can force water past the gasket on the hull ammo well access panel and into the ammo compartment.
For robust protection, they also come standard with conformal coated printed circuit boards which, together with the optional heat sink access panel, help extend drive lifetime and reliability.
The Gateshead Access Panel (GAP) is cutting its staff from nine to five despite seeing an increase in referrals for its services in particular from people who don't normally contact them for support such as homeowners needing help.
In order to prevent injury to my hand, I decided to remove the recorder and place it aft of the canopy actuator, and on top of the number one fuel cell access panel located behind the aft cockpit seat.
PZL's construction of the transmitter bay access panel on the Tomcat's fuselage is the first time a foreign company has contributed to the aircraft's structure.
It was still climbing at 6,000ft when a fuel pump access panel was ripped from the left underside of the fuselage.
Via the Internet or an intranet, facility managers can access panel information directly from their computers.