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tip cap

tip cap
A removable cap mounted on the tip of some helicopter rotor blades. The cap is often used to hold the span-wise balance.
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The blade that fell to the deck had a damaged tip cap, leaving it dented and cracked open.
One way to prevent room air from contaminating the sample is to use a syringe with a vented tip cap. This device can easily expel air and seal the sample.
Using a newly patented design, the program consists of retrofitting United's Boeing Next Generation 737 Blended Winglets by replacing the aluminum winglet tip cap with a new aerodynamically shaped "Scimitar"* winglet tip cap and by adding a new Scimitar-tipped ventral strake.
IF YOU MAKE SURE THE BLADES CLEAR THE HANGAR DOORS AND OTHER AIRCRAFT BLADES, YOU CAN AVOID SOME BLADE AND TIP CAP REPLACEMENTS.
The open ended barrel is threaded to accept a variety of tip configurations, such as our removable fixed male luer lock tip cap or our removable dead end tip cap.
The multi-piece set includes two 12-inch silicone pastry bags, one 9-inch silicone pastry bag, the 12-inch stand, five decorating tips, one infuser tip for filling, a tip cap to preserve contents between uses, a cleaning brush and a bag clamp.