access plate

access plate

A removable plate (usually bolted in place) that provides access to an area that seldom requires attention; permits inspection of an otherwise inaccessible area.
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To charge the BOM ahead of using it, it has a charging port behind a removable access plate on the side of the device.
Corrosion protection is ensured with a copper-free aluminum and clear anodized finish on the housing, mounting fee and access plate, while all external components are made of 316 stainless steel.
Just open the access plate at the rear of the vehicle and check the lines for fuel leaks.
Then empty the gas tank and tip the entire machine up so you can remove the bottom access plate. Then slide each belt out, paying attention to which belt fits on which pulley.
He can carry items, press the handicapped access plate outside doors, fetch the phone, open refrigerator doors and retrieve items, and turn lights on and off.
The base part also includes an access plate for cable entry and connections.
The base part includes an access plate and aperture.
After the test, we just reinstall the original access plate and we're done.
Remove the access plate and install the modified plate.