assembly time


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assembly time

[ə′sem·blē ‚tīm]
(engineering)
The elapsed time after the application of an adhesive until its strength becomes effective.
The time elapsed in performing an assembly or subassembly operation.
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The modular design decreases assembly time and maintenance costs.
They were also told to start a zero period in the morning during the assembly time to make the drive successful, but practical execution could not be made on the matter.
The ECA-1 Ionizer requires 60 seconds of assembly time and will allow operators to safely produce 350 gallon batches of Hypochlorous acid daily.
But Stephen Brooks, director of the Electoral Reform Society Cymru, indicated that the powers may have to be devolved by March to give the National Assembly time to introduce legislation in time for the next Welsh poll.
It reportedly reduces testbench assembly time for ASIC (application-specific integrated circuit) and FPGA (field-programmable gate array) design verification by a factor of up to 10 times.
Recommendations: Increase glue spread, decrease assembly time, increase pressure and/or increase press time.
This all-plastic solution not only provides double-digit weight savings, but also saves assembly time and potentially cost through part consolidation, he adds.
No welding or fabrication of the valve manifold parts was required in the field, resulting in reduced field assembly time and lower costs.
The First Minister accused his rival of unacceptable misuse of the Assembly time, tabling an urgent question then seeking a 'second bite of the cherry'.
The savings in assembly time ranged from 5% to 10%.
To optimize after this redesign, we adjusted the modules to balance the assembly time, which is of course important because the module with the longest assembly time determines the output from the machine.
The rapid assembly time makes the dryers affordable on farm sites, where the need for a crew to be onsite for several days makes traditional tower dryers cost-prohibitive.