breakover

breakover

[′brā‚kō·vər]
(electronics)
In a silicon controlled rectifier or related device, a transition into forward conduction caused by the application of an excessively high anode voltage.
(mining engineering)
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ADELE posted pics of herself excitedly meeting the Spice Girls during their reunion tour, which also revealed she's undergone a bit of a "breakover".
The Sport and Overland have an approach angle of 40.8[degrees], a breakover angle of 18.4[degrees], a departure angle of 25[degrees], and ground clearance of 10 inches.
Her breakover was so dramatic that she swiftly landed her own show, Revenge Body , and admitted she struggled to look at images of her 'unhealthy' old self.
And while it's difficult to imagine many Velar buyers will be venturing too far off the beaten track, for those who are interested in such things, Land Rover claims class-leading approach, breakover and departure angles as well as a wading depth of up to 650mm.
Ground clearance is more than eight inches, the suspension travel is excellent and with an approach angle of 37 degrees, departure of 49 and breakover angle of 28 degrees plus a wading depth in the region of two feet it is highly capable.
The truck's suspension had been lifted by .79 inches, while approach angle has been increased from 30.4 to 35 degrees, and breakover angle has been increased from 22.2 to 24 degrees.
Having split up with American superstar The Weeknd, Selina gave her millions of Instagram fans a treat after a trip to the hairdressers and a new blonde "breakover".
Limited Tenders are invited for Diode Breakover 1000V 0.9A Ixbod1-10 Th - 560.000 No
Discovery SVX has improved approach, departure and breakover angles, achieved by raising both the lightweight aluminium monocoque architecture and the four-corner air suspension system, employing long-travel dampers and revised knuckles, and fitting larger 815mm diameter 275/55 R20 Goodyear Wrangler all-terrain tyres on forged aluminium alloy wheels.
And when it comes to venturing of-road, Evoque is no pretender, with approach, departure and ramp breakover angles enabling it to handle some very rough territory.
paces as was its impressive 250mm ground clearance, 50mm wading depth, 20 degree breakover angle, 22 degree approach angle and 26 degree departure angle.