end lap

end lap

[′end ‚lap]
(design engineering)
A joint in which two joining members are made to overlap by removal of half the thickness of each.

end lap

The amount of overlap in a lap joint, as at the end of a ply of roofing felt.
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Contract notice: End lap pzr: providing non-destructive testing of the connection area of ?
END LAP PZR: provision of ultrasonic non-destructive testing (UT) of the connection area of ?
Beginning the third of the Silverstone races from fourth place, Morris, from Marford near Wrexham, made a fantastic start to move into third on the run to Copse and then closed up behind second-placed Jake Hughes to end lap one only 0.
Coloured industrial corrugate iron sheet work fitted and fixed with 10mm dia J or L hook-botts and must limpet and bitumen washer and putty complete, with 150 mm end lap and done corrugation minimum side lap with 0.
Youngster Russell Anderson, from Dumfries, Scotland, was the hero of the race, held over 75 minutes duration plus the five end laps.
In fact, screws are used not only to secure the panels to the purlins, but to "stitch" the panels together at the sides and end laps.
The sheets of aluminium, up to 85m in length, are rolled directly onto the roof to create a continuous weathertight covering without end laps.