backing plate

backing plate

[′bak·iŋ ‚plāt]
(engineering)
A plate used to support the hardware for the cavity used in plastics injection molding.
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The company's urethane wear products are cast from ASGCO-thane, a polyurethane compound with a durometer of 80/85, along with steel backing plate for extra added support.
A sturdy backing plate anchors the tablet, and it's fully adjustable for tablet angle.
And a high primer can also lock up the cylinder when it binds with the backing plate.
1 End seal leakage: Leakage sometimes results from over tightening, which can deform the backing plate.
The hybrid design provides the best of both worlds: a comfortable backing plate made of lined saddle leather with a Napa leather front combined with a rigid Kydex holster pocket for a fast draw and easy return to the holster.
Propeller spinner backing plate discovered with several sheared rivets during 100-hour inspection.
The particles are attracted to the object or surface by an electrically charged backing plate.
You pick the colours of the frame, the accents, the screws and the backing plate.
It features a comfortable backing plate made of lined saddle leather with a Napa leather front combined with a rigid Kydex holster pocket for a fast draw and easy holstering.
In addition, the tool's thicker, solid backing plate allows for true, accurate holes to be repeatedly cut without flexing, while variable-sized teeth clear chips away from the work quickly to reduce vibration and stress.
Remove the backing plate (usually the "A"-side clamp plate) to gain access to the back side of the manifold.
There's a bit of a light show when you start the car as firing up the ignition illuminates, in succession, first the outer rims of the dials, the needles and then the backing plate in a fetching shade of blue.