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Baseplate

A steel plate for transmitting and distributing a column load to the supporting foundation material.

baseplate

1. A metal plate used to distribute a nonuniform load.
2. A metal plate on which a column rests.
3. A metal plate used as a foundation for heavy machinery; a bed plate.
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When these forces were applied in cyclic loading conditions to the glenoid baseplate, the micromotion of the implant relative to the bone was measured to be always less than 62 [micro]m.
CPS achieved Q1 design wins in both of our main product lines, baseplates for motor controllers and flip-chip lids and heat spreaders for application-specific integrated circuits, microprocessors and SIPs ("system in package" boards).
Flip chip heat spreaders and baseplates for motor controllers account for a majority of the Company's revenue today and for the vast majority of the growth from 2005 to 2006.
The hybrid automobile represents a potentially very large new application for motor controllers and we are actively pursuing this application by providing AlSiC baseplate prototypes to several suppliers of hybrid subsystems," said Bennett.
CPS continued to achieve design wins in Q2, particularly for baseplates used in motor controllers.
Both the IGBT and the fast-recovery diode modules use aluminium nitride substrates and MMC baseplates for improved thermal cycling capability and minimum thermal resistance.
While new techniques and implants are being developed, it appears that augmented glenoid baseplates may be a viable alternative to asymmetric reaming, bone grafting, or combined asymmetric reaming and bone grafting.
The Army%s M224 60 mm mortar system requires two baseplates: The M7 baseplate, which is used in a conventional firing mode, and the M8 baseplate that can be used in a hand-held firing mode.
In Q3 2007, revenue growth was strongest from baseplates used in motor controllers, hermetic metal packages, and lids and heat spreaders, while revenue from cellular telephone basestations declined.
The centrifuge is delivered as a complete skid-mounted module which does not require costly baseplates, and can be wheeled in, connected and started.
Frequently, it is recommended that the Delta III baseplate and the RSP baseplates be placed in inferior tilt, whereas the Equinoxe baseplate is recommended to be placed in neutral.
has advised all surgeons who have implanted these tibial baseplates of these reports of adverse clinical outcomes, and recommended that they monitor patients who received one of these tibial baseplates for any adverse clinical outcomes.