limit stop

limit stop

[′lim·ət ‚stäp]
(ordnance)
An arm or part used to limit angular motions, as of a gun turret.
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Some 85 per cent of players setting a time or money limit stop playing, or stop putting in any new money, when that limit is reached and then walk away.
It also features a high-temperature limit stop offering an added degree of safety in the bath.
All models have Kohler ceramic disc valves and premium materials provide durability and reliability, and a high-temperature limit stop safety feature makes it easy to preset a maximum temperature to prevent scalding.
A damped stroke limit stop gives a soft and quiet action.
The diagrams from figure 3 were obtained by manually moving the transducer close to a mechanical limit stop.
Also, a unique limit stop system enables users to strip and reassemble the system themselves.
Type P valves come with an adjustable limit stop that can be set to prevent handle rotation to the maximum hot-water position.
The electronic valve built into the lavatory faucet also monitors the mixture of hot and cold water to help provide a consistent temperature for the user, while its high temperature limit stop offers an added degree of safety.