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fail-safe

designed to return to a safe condition in the event of a failure or malfunction
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Instead of springs or external reservoirs, the new generation of actuators relies on internal air reservoirs to store the compressed air needed to supply the force to fail the valve to the fail-safe position.
This new device with an embedded spring return fail-safe is a testament to Hanbay's engineering team and its ability to design custom actuators for any unique valve application.
Guillemaut developed a fail-safe structure based on a metal frame attached to composite plates.
In order to achieve a truly fail-safe storage system, the behavior and requirements of all layers of the system must be properly defined.
Unlike traditional membrane-type detectors, OE Flo-Tel is fail-safe.
Certainly fail-safes should be considered, or even these barriers removed.
Of course, sometimes Excel is wrong, but such error-flagging is a handy fail-safe function.
A second green front panel lamp indicates the fail-safe circuitry, which monitors the sensor functions and system power to ensure proper operation.
If you've ever admired those lovely blooming orchids in the nursery but heard they were fussy and difficult to grow, then Liz Johnson's EASY ORCHIDS; THE FAIL-SAFE GUIDE TO GROWING ORCHIDS INDOORS is for you.
Enclosed in a lightweight, rugged polyethylene case that serves as a tabletop lectern, the Ensign Pro sound system offers fail-safe, plug-and-play audio support designed for those with no technical knowledge, according to the company.
Virus Fail-Safe is a managed subscription service to complement virus protection software.
Mosley says the technology not only would increase the gulf between the wealthy and poor teams, there is no fail-safe way to contain the stored energy in case of an accident.