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shrink fit

[′shriŋk ‚fit]
(design engineering)
A tight interference fit between mating parts made by shrinking-on, that is, by heating the outer member to expand the bore for easy assembly and then cooling so that the outer member contracts.
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Under well known principles of contract law, shrink wrap licences should not be enforceable as between the software developer and the end user -- such was the state of the law up until 1995.
The American courts have taken an extremely practical approach to the enforceability of shrink wrap and click wrap licence agreements.
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Though the case specifically addresses shrink wrap licensing agreements, the ruling may be applicable to "click wrap" licensing as well, in which Internet users must first review and approve the terms and restrictions associated with downloading software from the Web.
Shrink wrap enjoys immense popularity among businesses that need to package their products for distribution to their customers.
But with all the different kinds of shrink equipment available, and with all sorts of shrink wrap film options to choose from, how can companies make sure they make they are getting the right product and maximizing their investment?
The incorrectly manufactured cords have the mounting bracket and shrink wrap packaged loosely with the cord.
Shrink wrap, plastic bags, apparel bags and other loose plastic is then loaded in to the compactor and another section of cardboard is placed on top.
It can also locate and inspect labels on cylindrical surfaces and accounts for surface irregularities in packaging with shrink wrap.
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TC5600 is a complete, shrink wrap single chip camera including image sensor, programmable image processor and real-time JPEG codec, complete with motion JPEG capabilities for video-clip and still photograph capture.