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i. The attenuation of signal strength to very low values (below receiver noise level) that make them indiscernible. The opposite is build.
ii. The decrease in the amount of braking because of either overheating after prolonged and continuous or harsh braking or internal leakages in the system. Also called fading, fadeout, Dellinger effect, or Mögel-Dellinger effect.
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With the wizard, users can also create a sound file (WAV) that runs for a custom length of time, therefore avoiding abrupt cut-offs or the need for fade outs.