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instrument panel

, board
1. a panel on which instruments are mounted, as on a car
2. an array of instruments, gauges, etc., mounted to display the condition or performance of a machine or process

instrument panel

[′in·strə·mənt ‚pan·əl]
(engineering)
A panel or board containing indicating meters.

instrument panel

A panel in the cockpit in front of the pilot that holds all the instruments indicating the status of the aircraft and its engine(s). See panel (iii).
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The multi-functional instrument panel and the audio/ air-conditioning control systems m the instrument panel and the rear are designed to have a black, matt, completely homogeneous surface when the displays hidden behind them are not activated.
Other advantages include the fact that the soft fabric housing makes it easier to integrate into the instrument panel, prototype and production tooling needs can be cut, and prototype turnaround time drops from months to days.
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