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tamp

[tamp]
(engineering)
To tightly pack a drilled hole with clay or other stemming material after the charge has been placed.

tamp

To compact a material or surface, such as earth or freshly placed concrete, by repeated blows.
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Using two tampers works best: one with a 45-inch handle for tamping bag contents during filling and another with a 55-inch handle.
To create a perfect espresso, the grind and the tamping have to be correct.
Immediately after a tamping system uses belts to press and secure the lid into its final position.
The first three steps in this project--cutting back the sod, digging the trench and tamping the dirt base--are the most labor-intensive.
The skull and the offending tamping iron, which had been buried with Gage, have since resided in a Harvard University museum.
The backup sidewall refractory is installed using the same standard de-airing tamping and scratching procedures employed in the installation of the bottom.
A ball tip inserter for easy inserting, tamping, and final positioning.
Track lifting, Straightening and tamping work in the tram and subway network of wiener linien - 2018-2021 - (2 years + 1 year option + 1 year option).
Tenders are invited for Set Of Tamping Arm/Tool Holder And Swivel Bearing For Uni-4S, Tamping Arm Big And Small For 09-3X Machine, Tamping Arm Small And Big For Modified Csm Tamping Unit, Set Of Tamping Bank (Left & Right) For 09- Csm/Duo, Tamping Bank For Point & Crossing Tamping Unit, Tamping Gear Box 09-3X Tamping Express.
Tenders are invited for Supply, Installation, Testing and Commissioning of one 16 Split Head B tamping machine for tamping of ballasted track laid on main and in the two maintenance depots.
Tenders are invited for Pretemping track measurements, designing track alignment transferring design alignment data to tamping machine post temping machine, post tamping track measurements, generating report and track parameters monitoring using high precision Trimble gedo vorsys (Total station trolley & Prism Trolley) & trimble S series total station with trimble TSC3 controller in connection with design mode track tamping of high speed route between NDLS-PWL section for running of 160KMPH high speed trains.