Fixed Joint


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Fixed Joint

 

a joint with a mechanical connection in machines and structures; it ensures a constant relative position of parts during operation. Fixed joints facilitate the manufacture, repair, and shipment of parts; they may be demountable or nondemountable.

fixed joint

In a structural framework, a joint that restrains a member from turning.
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In tests, pallet sections with fixed joints had a higher frequency than sections with pinned joints.
In your case I'm concerned your arthritis involves inflammation of the joints because, if it does, you could end up with deformed, fixed joints if you don't get proper treatment.