breakover

breakover

[′brā‚kō·vər]
(electronics)
In a silicon controlled rectifier or related device, a transition into forward conduction caused by the application of an excessively high anode voltage.
(mining engineering)
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Limited Tenders are invited for Diode Breakover 1000V 0.
Approach, departure and breakover angles all better those of Audi's rival A6 allroad (though that car counters with clever heightadjustable air suspension that this one lacks) and a wading depth of 300mm should see you through the worst of the winter's storms.
Approach, departure and breakover angles all better those of Audi's rival A6 allroad (though that car counters with clever height-adjustable air suspension that this one lacks) and a wading depth of 300mm should see you through the worst of the winter's storms.
Land Rover says the Sport will be comfortable and refined to drive both on the black stuff and off-road, courtesy of approach, departure and breakover angles of 25, 31 and 21 degrees along with the company's hardcore Terrain Response and the ability to wade to 600mm.
You've probably read a lot in the paper about smaller companies are really waiting longer and thinking hard about going public just because the regulatory costs are prodigious here, and the ongoing costs of things like complying with Sarbanes-Oxley is really significant, so it's kind of changed the breakover point at which it makes sense for a company.
It sniffs out grip where none seems to exist while all of the Freelander's inherent all-terrain rightness (underbody protection, ground clearance, tight approach, breakover and departure angles) endows it with genuinely impressive off-road ability.
And when you're famous what better way to show your ex you're so over them than with a celebrity breakover.
Ditch Witch walk-behinds feature a solid, adjustable trail wheel that helps keep the unit stable and reduces breakover when loading, unloading and traveling over curbs and other uneven terrain.
Girls come in all the time for a breakover," Barbel said.
The car has a significantly better breakover angle, approach angle and departure angle than other premium compact SUVs, a statement said.
What the breakover reveals: Dr Sharma says, "Preity always projected a sugar sweet image.