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main frame

[′mān ‚frām]
(computer science)
A large computer.
The part of a computer that contains the central processing unit, main storage, and associated control circuitry. Also known as frame.
(electricity)
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The arm is also double-hinged at the midpoint and at the main frame so it can be fitted for anyone's reach.
The rockwheel subframe is bolted to the machine's main frame providing easier access for service to the main components.
You can then work out the position of the main frame's beams - these should be spaced approximately 75cmapart.
"At least 80 per cent will be restored, we've got the entire main frame, its steel backbone.
The exterior face flange, or casement fin, of the new Crystal Series 8000 is used to cover the old cut down steel window main frame that is left in place.
For the sake of clarity, I will refer to the frame (#016) as the "main frame" and use Olympic Arm's nomenclature for the action frame (#017).
Both players have already arrived but, according to head coach Phil Winstanley, they are expected to take a little time to compete for the main frame of the side.
A continuous weld is made along the perimeter of the hole, which ties the cross beam tightly to the main frame rail.
Called the Side Excavator Kit and mounted on a CAT 325 LN Model excavator, it basically consists of a main frame that is installed in place of the original arm, using the same pins.
Repeat the steps in Photos 6-8 to complete the main frame (Photo 10).
Essentially a burglar-proof window frame, the Xscape window fits into the main frame attached with top hinges that allow the escape window to open upwards and offering an escape route.
There are six signal module slots in the main frame with an optional extension to 12, providing up to 72 synchronously sampled channels per system.