On-center

On-center

As used in house construction, the distance from the center of one framing member to the center of another. In wood-frame construction, studs are typically 16 or 24 inches on-center.

center-to-center, on center

The distance between the center line of one element, member, part, or component (as a stud or joist) and the center line of the next.
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Veloster Ns Power Sense axle geometry features a zero-scrub radius for more precise steering, quicker response, and a direct on-center feel, with increased steering linearity.
The steering systems torsion bar stiffness has been increased by 12 per cent to improve steering responsiveness, and new steering calibration further improves on-center feel.
The steering system's torsion bar stiffness has been increased by 12 percent to improve steering responsive- ness, and new steering calibration further improves on-center feel.
The steering system's torsion bar stiffness has been increased by 12 per cent to improve steering responsiveness, and new steering calibration further improves on-center feel.
To move items, it uses a System Plast 2253RT motorized drive roller top belt with a 1-inch, on-center sphere array to handle very small packages.
To counter this, Infiniti's Rack Electronic Power Steering precisely increases the steering effort required as the vehicle's yaw rate changes, before adjusting to provide more assistance when the wheel returns towards on-center.
If a customer needs to make sensitive steady state measurements to evaluate on-center handling properties, the company offers its steady-state systems.
In this research, the influence of tire force and moment (F&M) characteristics on vehicle on-center steering performance was analyzed and then how to improve vehicle on-center performance was studied through controlling tire structure design parameter, tread pattern shape and tread grip characteristics.
Steering was responsive but not touchy, with good on-center feel.
Meanwhile, inside the eye, you've got two different types of retinal ganglion cells - on-center cells that respond when the center of its receptive field is exposed to light, and off-center cells that respond when the center of the field is not exposed to light.
3 If you have standard 16" on-center 2x4 stud walls, Tactical Walls can turn them into cozy niches for your defensive gear.
has deployed Ciena's full portfolio of intelligent packet-optical switching, packet-optical transport, carrier ethernet and ON-center management suite solutions to create its own private network, which will connect offices and employees across multiple locations globally.