daylight opening

daylight opening

[′dā‚līt ‚ō·pən·iŋ]
(engineering)
The space between two press platens when open. Also known as daylight.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
The latest manual system from Staubli, designated QMC 105, is ideal for smaller machines since the platen thickness is reduced, minimising the effect on the machines daylight opening.
The press vacuum system features doors mounted on the font and back side of the press that completely seal off the daylight opening and allow rapid vacuum to be drawn on the total working area of the press.
Schmidt also notes that this clamp system allows for a large daylight opening of 18 in.
The Cherokee Latitude features body colour power mirrors and door handles, bright daylight opening (DLO) moulding and roof rails, deep tint sunscreen glass, fog lamps, power windows with one-touch up and down, front passenger fold-flat seat with in-seat storage space, leather-wrapped steering wheel, ambient LED interior lighting, new 17-inch aluminium wheels, air conditioning with integrated centre stack controls, 115-volt outlet, and a compact spare tyre.
Presses are designed with an extended daylight opening and stroke for procedures that require high compaction ratios.
Rodriguez's first-place design is for a car-like crossover vehicle that has the ruggedness and versatility of a sport utility, with extensive use of glass above the daylight opening to enhance visibility and, therefore, safety.
The Jeep Cherokee Altitude features a stealth-like appearance with gloss black grille surrounds, roof rails, front fascia lower applique and badging and a black daylight opening (DLO).
Models include the following features: 1,750 tons at 2,800 psi; 40" stroke; 46-1/2" daylight opening without platens; heating platens up to 66" x 66" quoted to specifications; 4-1/2" solid sides with 5" center windows; 66-1/2" distance left to fight between sides; beveled comer guided bolster; cast steel cylinders rated at 3,000 psi; 63" x 63" x 12" bolster; 72" working height (to top of bolster); control panel with Allen Bradley PLC programmed for manual and automatic cycles, 1/4 DIN digital temperature controllers, digital pessure switch, solid state relays, dual palm closing, emergency push button, etc.
Standard features: Wider platens, greater daylight opening, longer clamp and ejector strokes.
The trunk is narrower than the passenger compartment, creating a step in the sides of the daylight opening.
Vertical rubber injection molding presses feature clamp units from 100 to 1,800 tons that are designed to provide the industry's largest standard daylight opening and to accept a wide range of mold heights.
daylight opening, and ability to compensate for variations in product thickness.