long radius


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long radius

[′lȯŋ ‚rād·ē·əs]
(mathematics)
The distance from the center of a regular polygon to a vertex.
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Limited Tenders are invited for Purchase of long radius ceramic bend - 2 items
However this would be a long radius turn - just like a huge super tanker - slow, easy and time consuming.
A long radius version is available to maximise flow capabilities."Victaulic has been operating in the oil and gas market since 1919 and continues to innovate with robust new products in some of the most testing of environments," says Dan Christian, Victaulic director Oil, Gas, Chemical & Power Markets EMEAI."With installation five to six times faster than with traditional connections, Victaulic systems deliver real time and money saving advantages for customers," he adds.
The company can also produce the Ultra 600 pipe in long radius bends to further reduce wear and eliminate the frequent replacement, repair, and associated expense accepted as the norm at the bends and elbows in high wear applications.
Extrapolating and generalizing the model, by considering a sphere with a very long radius, the spherical shape can be approximated with a planar surface.
He said, "Show me a well-rounded person and I will show you someone with a short radius." His point was that superstars or superproducers have a very long radius in one area and do not worry about being short in other areas.
The Rosler booth featured deburring and polishing capabilities with the SSA-L series of "mini" drag finishers and the LR series of long radius vibrators.
HDPE long radius Arc[TM] sweep bends (sweep ells) are now being manufactured by Pipestar International Inc.
The collected material is conveyed through a hose and into a network of tubing and long radius fittings under a negative pressure to an area outside of the processing facility.
Components include compression couplings; Quickon II couplers; long radius tube bends; straights; tees, wyes and laterals; sight glasses; PVC hose; and vacuum tubing and fittings.
Energy-efficient with a long radius channel, the XLR-10 is a continuous through-feed finishing machine for precision parts debarring in a compact, round bowl design.
The increased bend inventory offers thousands of solutions including: short radius (1 1/2 times OD); standard radius (2 1/2 times OD); and long radius bends (up to 720 center line).