shock isolation

shock isolation

[′shäk ‚ī·sə‚lā·shən]
(mechanical engineering)
The application of isolators to alleviate the effects of shock on a mechanical device or system.
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html Vibration and Shock Isolation Systems for Forging Machinery, Vibro/dynamics, Technical bulletin M/L- 697
9] investigate the bistability and negative stiffness of a buckled beam mechanism in the vibration and shock isolation systems.
Instead of wasting additional engineering resources to develop a long life embedded computing controller platform from scratch to satisfy EMI interference protection requirements and electronic shock isolation requirements, leveraging pre-certified medical-grade (CE/FCC Class B & UL60601) embedded computing platforms can help to shorten the development cycle by three to six months on average with only minor customization and without having to go through product certification again.
It incorporates oil-bath lubrication of eccentric bearings to ensure long-term protection against wear as well as a technically-advanced shock isolation system that directs 99% of vibration forces downward into the material being compacted as opposed to the operator cabin.
That container includes a metal shock isolation tray that protects the INU from damage.
The compact and lightweight PONY PCU is thus configured with an all-encompassing shock isolation system for the hard drive, electronics, and display.
Critical to the design of the casing was the ability to provide electrical shock isolation, as the device is intended for use during emergency resuscitations.
The RM3000 requires no special mounting or shock isolation.
Composite discs in place of steel provide better vibration dampening and shock isolation as well.
It is based on the theory of optimal shock isolation, first developed in the 1950s to protect missile systems from intensive shock loads.
The Polymers Division, which produces custom high performance vibration and shock isolation materials, will remain at its current facility in San Jose, CA, along with some sales and engineering staff.