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Spare Parts

 

previously manufactured machine components and subassemblies, designed for replacement of parts that have worn out through use, particularly the rapidly wearing pieces such as bushings, ball bearings, gears, and pistons. Spare parts are generally produced with the same dimensions as original parts or in sizes which take into consideration wear of mated components. Lists and rates of consumption of spare parts for planned repairs are established in each industry. Such lists and rates should ensure uninterrupted service of machinery during operation, reduce the machine idle time connected with repair, and lower the cost of repair operations.

spare parts

Articles of a repair or replacement nature for incorporation in an aircraft, including engines and propellers (ICAO).
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The DOTr said it would continue to procure signaling spare parts and general overhaul services for the MRT-3 this year.
Last year, 37 percent of the needed spare parts were globally outsourced and ISACO aims to reduce this amount to 23 percent.
Some of the smaller shops here in Muscat reportedly buy original spare parts from the border automobile agencies and therefore, many of the local customers prefer to go shopping at these shops as they are offered at cheaper rates.
Also in mid January, the police arrested an Iranian national and an Indian who worked for a spare parts company located in Umm Al Ramool.
Both parties also agreed to encourage car spare parts manufacturers to participate in the upcoming campaign.
Although the spare part does not have a set number of usage hours and has been functioning without any problem, Finnair has decided to examine it during the next overhaul of the aircraft in question.
Access to the SHARE database creates an endless opportunity for the F/A-18 community to maintain their readiness rate by procuring required same configured spare parts throughout the NATO member countries.
The service technician then brings the original parts back to the service facility, where they are tested, repaired, if needed, and returned to the pool of rotable spare parts.
But both pieces ended with suggestions that--the complexities of buying spare parts notwithstanding-- someone had ripped off the government.
In China, the automobile spare parts industry refers to the manufacture of motor vehicles and various accessories of their bodies.
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KARACHI, November 18, 2011 (Frontier Star): The newly-elected vice chairman of All Pakistan Motorcycle Spare Parts Importers and Dealers Association (MSPIDA), South Zone, Nasir Maqbool has urged the government to reduce import duty on motorcycle spare parts from existing 35 percent to 20 percent to curb its smuggling.