gull wing

(redirected from Gull-wing)
Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.

gull wing

[′gəl ‚wiŋ]
(aerospace engineering)
An airplane wing that slants upward from the fuselage for a short distance and then levels out.

gull wing

gull wing
A wing with a sharp dihedral from the root toward the tip until a 15 to 20% semi-span. Thereafter, there is a little dihedral, or even an anhedral, to the tip.
References in periodicals archive ?
Concurrently, RVSI Electronics announced it has shipped its 1000th semiconductor inspection system, giving RVSI by far the world's largest installed base of systems for scanning both the familiar gull-wing leads and the newer solder-ball interconnection on ball-grid-array (BGA) and chip-scale-package (CSP) grid array devices.
The new package is available with or without porting options in either gull-wing or through-hole leadframes.
And, from a customer manufacturing standpoint, the gull-wing shaped solder plated leads allow ease of inspection of both component placement and solder joints before and after reflow.
The NGA amplifiers are available immediately from stock in 85 mil gull-wing surface-mount plastic packages and are priced from $1.
00 in 1,000 piece quantities and packaged in PDIP-14 and 14-lead Gull-Wing versions.
But it does come with "autopark", which makes backing into spaces easier, flip-down back seats to provide more room for the shopping and gull-wing doors that protect a girl's modesty.
Wood holed out with a seven iron from 178 yards on the 14th, prompting exuberant celebrations which ended with the 6ft 6in Bristolian taking advantage of the car's gull-wing doors being open to try it out for size.
The vehicle features gull-wing doors, a cockpit with wood accents, a dashboard with the large touch screen from the Model S and a smaller configurable colour screen that replaces the traditional instrument cluster.
The house has been well planned with a pillared portico leading to a reception hallway with gull-wing staircase and cloakroom.
Plus it's a cool four-seater with gull-wing doors and the looks of a supercar.
Named the Niro, the concept comes complete with gull-wing doors, bulging wheel arches and a low-slung style.
the Back To The Future line that instantly made the gull-wing sports beast the dream car of every young boy.