point of operation

point of operation

[¦pȯint əv ‚äp·ə′rā·shən]
(metallurgy)
That portion of a metal-forming press in which the material is positioned and the work is performed.
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His arm was caught in the machines point of operation a circular drum that shreds the fabric fibers for reuse.
Complicated by the variety and sizes of machines and robots manufactured, the standard approaches the problem of integration safety from three different areas: to eliminate recognized hazards by design criteria, establish standard approaches to design, and safeguard the point of operation to protect the operator from recognized hazards.
Safety of flight testing was completed August 14, demonstrating that the production-ready system has matured to the point of operation under stressing flight conditions.
Buoyancy enables the nacelle to be towed easily to and from the point of operation and attached to its pre-installed foundation.
Submarine Mechanical: Of units surveyed, 52% did not have the point of operation guard (chip shield) installed on the drill press and/or lathe.
The satellite codenamed YIA started a series of maneuvers it had to go through before arriving at its final point of operation, 52.
Figures 3 and 4 show a pump flow-head curve, a system head curve for a variable flow system, and a point of operation for a constant flow system.
The new company joins a worldwide network of centres that can offer specialised support services at the closest point of operation for Rolls-Royce customers.
Designed as a single box solution, the V300 is the first practical camera solution for point of operation guarding, reducing the number of parts and installation time required by traditional safety light curtains.
Director Dave Fish said of the move: "Working with international companies such as Jaguar, Hyundai and Daimler-Chrysler in areas as diverse as North America, Asia and Europe and offering high-tech NVH solutions, we needed to think of our image and have a single point of operation to improve co-ordination and efficiency.
The higher e is at the firm's point of operation, the larger the fraction that the offered wage will be of the MRP of the last worker hired, i.
The individual controllers are managed by the System Controller, which provides a single test port to connect the device under test and a single point of operation.