steel tape

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tape measure
A steel ribbon used for the measurement of distances; in the US, surveyor’s and engineer’s tapes usually are accurately graduated in feet, tenths, and hundredths of a foot; builder’s tapes are graduated in feet, inches, and fractions of an inch; also called a steel measuring tape.
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Modal analysis of the steel tape was done using SolidWorks software.
Results of experimental modal analysis--the deformations at dangerous frequencies of the steel tape are presented in Table 3.
After evaluation of experimental results it can be seen that modes presented in Table 2 describe the modal forms of a steel tape, situated on the upper and on the bottom parts of comparator.
Design data was ported directly to robot welding machines at the Bootle factory that position and spot weld each reinforcing bar onto steel tapes to create a carpet with each bar precisely located.
For years tape rules have included two main types: tape reels and retractable steel tapes. In recent years, several types of electronic measuring devices have been introduced.
* Retractable steel tapes or tape measures range in size from 6' to 35', with 12' and 25' the most common sizes.
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