friction fit

friction fit

[′frik·shən ‚fit]
(design engineering)
A perfect fit between two parts.
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Despite being one of the most successful standards and connector types for data connectivity, standard USB connectors are friction fit and have a tendency to disconnect from the mating jack when subject to pulling or vibration.
Sneaky Pete Concealed Carry Holster (Belt Loop) Materials Leather (body); steel (hardware); polymer (insert); magnets Carry Type Outside the waistband (OWB) Retention Type Level 2; friction fit and dual magnet-secured flap cover Adjustability None MSRP $70 Handgun Fit Most compact revolvers and pistols; Glock 42 (tested) Accessory Rail Accommodations Yes Positions to Carry OWB, in front of the hip or behind the hip Average Time to Attach 20 seconds Comfort Rating 5/5 Concealment Clothing None Average Draw-to-Fire Time 2.1 seconds Manufacturer Sneaky Pete, sneakypeteholsters.com Due to the size of the pouch, the Sneaky Pete holster is most practically worn in front of the hip.
The polymer battery tray is on the right side of the unit and secured with a rubber grommet that provides a tight friction fit. Suggested retail on this optic is also $299.
The holster is formed so snugly around the gun, bulk is reduced to the minimum and a tight friction fit results.
* PHMSA Investigation of Friction Fit Cans for Air Mode;
The solution supports ATLANTIS abutments for cement- and screw-retained restorations as well as the ATLANTIS Conus Abutments custom for friction fit, removable restorations.
The insulation creates a friction fit and holds everything in place without fasteners.
If you don't do this, you are often relying on just a tight friction fit between the tenon and the slide to hold the front sight on the slide.
The suede on these designs has a sort of friction fit to your skin, keeping the weight of the gun supported by your body rather than the belt, so your pants don't go south.
Further, they were the only ones that use a combination of suction cups and friction fit design to help keep them in place.
The Prism high-speed microcentrifuge's friction fit lid latching system combines reliability and safety with easy operation.