machine element

machine element

[mə′shēn ‚el·ə·mənt]
(design engineering)
Any of the elementary mechanical parts, such as gears, bearings, fasteners, screws, pipes, springs, and bolts used as essentially standardized components for most devices, apparatus, and machinery.
(industrial engineering)
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Contract award notice: Delivery of machine element training kit for tf erdf project nr.
To carry out the calculations of said statistics it is necessary that the machine element [E.sub.1] has failed enough times that the sample made up of said events is representative of its population (u).
A bearing is a machine element that constrains relative motion to only the desired motion, and reduces friction between moving parts.
This is only possible due to the controlled movement of a machine element. The cans remain stationary.
This measurement is directly related to the torque experienced in the rotating machine element.
For example, in a LRC network, the resistors, capacitors and inductors are the elements; the property of a resistor is its admittance, whereas a machine element's property could be its processing time, ratio between input items and output items, scrap percentage etc.
When visitors place their cursor over a machine element, the Interactive Troubleshooting Guide lists possible lubrication problems for the specific machine element and gives possible solutions and product recommendations to solve the problem.
Rotary encoders keep accurate track of the angular position of a shaft or other machine element, producing a digital output.
Spindle speed is the most import important machine element and mechanically the spindle can be rotated upto 28,000 RPM.
They are very stable when force is applied directly through them, as in drilling with the workpiece fixtured above a platen (the component that attaches the bearing to the machine element, analogous to the nut of a ballscrew).
Metheringham, United Kingdom, April 21, 2017 --(PR.com)-- Industrial component and standard machine element manufacturer Elesa recently launched their new CFAX plastic hinge in high resilience polyamide technopolymer designed for enclosures, cabinets and machine access panels.
The bearing provides rolling contact between the flat way and the moving machine element. It consists of a bearing block around which rollers recirculate.