design factor

design factor

[di′zīn ‚fak·tər]
(engineering)
A safety factor based on the ratio of ultimate load to maximum permissible load that can be safely placed on a structure.
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According the latest talk, the new handset may retail round $849 introducing a new design factor especially with the screen and other killer specs.
In the United States, the American Gas Association (AGA) has submitted a petition to the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) looking to increase the design factor from 0.
If the design factor of the tablet continues to erode laptop sales but the glass keyboards still fail to impress those who like to feel what they're typing, then what about a futuristic-looking hybrid like the Aspire R7 from Acer?
With all the empty shops and homes, Pinkspiration has set up Design Factor, which like DIY SOS or 60-Minute Makeover, is a roadshow working all over Wales.
One of their projects, Design Factor, aims to encourage young people to think about starting up their own businesses while transforming neglected communities.
As well as being huge fun, they must also be safe and this has been a key design factor with special surfacing throughout.
The design factor delivers a higher damping force, he says.
Precise control of the press was a key design factor, Hull/finmac says.
Engineers take information related to responses and a defined range of design variables and upload the information to DesignDirector; this then generates a series of design factor value combinations; a series of FEA simulations are then performed and calculated by MSC.
A key design factor is to have the inside pages saddle-stitched or otherwise affixed inside the front and back cover.
Beginning with a summary of photographic history and a discussion of careers in the field, the book proceeds through chapters addressing camera mechanics, photographic composition and how the elements and principles of design factor into taking and printing effective photographs.
It features the design factor of HTC One Series combined with Nexus 5 back cover running the upcoming Android L OS version.

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