isolation mount

isolation mount

A type of engine mount that supports the engine on steel-backed rubber pads. These pads isolate the engine from the airframe, which ensures that there is no damage to the structure from the vibrations.
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Her feelings of loneliness and isolation mount as she struggles to overcome her fury at her parents and the feeling that no one understands what she is going through.
STS-85 in August, 1997 saw Canadian payload specialist Bjarni Tryggvason flying on the US Space Shuttle Discovery with the Microgravity Vibration Isolation Mount (MIM) which helps to isolate experiments from the vibrations associated with perturbations while on orbit such as crew activity and thruster firings.
Haldex Barnes incorporated a valve package into the hydraulic pump using an engine isolation mount.
The cryocooler is mounted on vibration isolation mounts to reduce exported vibration.
Headquartered in Stoughton, Fabreeka manufactures products such as isolation pads, isolation mounts and bearing pads.
Both props checked good and were within limits, but the starboard engine isolation mounts needed replacement.
Isolation mounts reduce vibration and noise to the operator.
The firm says it maintains an inventory comprising a full line of noise control materials, including acoustical absorber and acoustical barrier materials, mass loaded vinyl, noise control blankets and panels, acoustical foam, vibration isolation mounts, soundproof door and window gaskets, and quiet windows.
Advanced operator comfort features are a major emphasis, including customer-inspired ergonomics and control placement; a larger operator's area; a form-hugging, deluxe, spring-suspension seat; large armrests; and a platform resting on rubber isolation mounts to minimize vibration.
The generator also incorporates isolation mounts, a fuel pump, safety shutdown and dry air cleaner.