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crimp

the natural wave of wool fibres

crimp

[krimp]
(engineering)
To cause something to become wavy, crinkled, or warped, such as lumber.
To pinch or press together, especially a tubular or cylindrical shape, in order to seal or unite.
(textiles)
To give curl to synthetic fibers.

crimp

1. To bend or warp.
2. To offset a structural steel member so that it will fit over the flange of another member.
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5) Crimped hair looks great tied up so pull it all back for a high, messy ponytail.
When the solder on two nearby faces of the crimped tape came in contact, the solder naturally minimized its surface area remaining in contact with the water.
Simon has invested pounds 30,000 in a barn to cover three pits for crimped barley, wheat and triticale.
The stent machines accommodate each manufacturer's unique strut design while protecting the surface integrity of the crimped stent.
The manual hand-cycle lever automatically grips the wire, providing an accurate measurement of the crimp pull strength on a wide range of wire sizes and terminals including crimped, soldered or solderless.
As crimped hair makes a comeback on the catwalks, Mirror columnist and celebrity hair stylist Andrew Barton tells us how we can get the look at home.
Whether you utilize folded or rolled crimps, the crimped portion of a plastic shotshell finally needs a bit of periodic restoration.
When I began loading it, I simply crimped down what seemed like the amount I was crimping the .
Potter & Soar, the UK's leading manufacturer of architectural wire mesh, has recently launched Solaris, an innovative pre-crimped wire mesh pattern that combines a vertical crimped weave with flat horizontal wires to create a slatted Venetian blind effect.
The center contact is available in both crimp and solder versions, that is, the center contact in both the plug and receptacle can be either soldered to the cable's center conductor through a side hole in the contact or crimped in position.
unique, crimped 1/16" below the front driving band and also got excellent accuracy.