isolation mount

isolation mount

A type of engine mount that supports the engine on steel-backed rubber pads. These pads isolate the engine from the airframe, which ensures that there is no damage to the structure from the vibrations.
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Her feelings of loneliness and isolation mount as she struggles to overcome her fury at her parents and the feeling that no one understands what she is going through.
STS-85 in August, 1997 saw Canadian payload specialist Bjarni Tryggvason flying on the US Space Shuttle Discovery with the Microgravity Vibration Isolation Mount (MIM) which helps to isolate experiments from the vibrations associated with perturbations while on orbit such as crew activity and thruster firings.
0 HP continuous-duty DC MagnaDrive motor system for extreme power and long motor life, and the Motor Isolation Mount System creates a quiet workout by isolating minor motor vibration from resonating through the frame, which allows exercisers to keep television and music volumes at normal levels.
Both props checked good and were within limits, but the starboard engine isolation mounts needed replacement.
Isolation mounts reduce vibration and noise to the operator.
The firm says it maintains an inventory comprising a full line of noise control materials, including acoustical absorber and acoustical barrier materials, mass loaded vinyl, noise control blankets and panels, acoustical foam, vibration isolation mounts, soundproof door and window gaskets, and quiet windows.
Advanced operator comfort features are a major emphasis, including customer-inspired ergonomics and control placement; a larger operator's area; a form-hugging, deluxe, spring-suspension seat; large armrests; and a platform resting on rubber isolation mounts to minimize vibration.
The energy-efficient hydraulic power unit has flooded inlet pressure compensated piston pumps for fast cycle times, noise reducing isolation mounts and simplified valving for reliable service, according to the company.
The light source is equipped with isolation mounts to dampen vibration, and bulbs are easily replaced after belt removal by lifting out the Lexan panel.
This eliminated need for isolation mounts and oil removal, further reducing space requirements.
Acoustic panels in the engine enclosure -- Insulation and vibration-damping materials in the fuselage walls -- Vibration isolation mounts for mechanical equipment -- Mufflers in the air conditioning and Auxiliary Power Unit systems