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Cylinder

A series of two transactions involving derivatives in which there is no initial cost to the investor. A common example of a cylinder is the sale of one derivative and the use of the proceeds to buy another. It is similar to a positive carry, but does not necessarily involve offsetting positions.
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COMPARISON OF SQUARE TANK TO STANDARD CYLINDRICAL TANK
5 cm thick cylindrical moderator the simulated "incident" TOF spectrum is shown in Fig.
Table 58: Italian Historic Review for Grinding Machines by Product Segment - Surface Grinding Machines, Cylindrical Grinding Machines, Center-less Grinding Machines, and Other Grinding Machines Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Thousands for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-48 Table 59: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Grinding Machines by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Surface Grinding Machines, Cylindrical Grinding Machines, Center-less Grinding Machines, and Other Grinding Machines Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-49 4d.
A bevel pinion 1, gearings the set bevel gears 2, fixed by cylindrical gears 3 and 4.
During pouring, before the liquid metal reached the sand cores, only gravitational forces acted on each cylindrical core.
The Access Control Division of IR Security & Safety of Forestville, Connecticut, has added a mortise lockset to complement the cylindrical COBRA lockset, allowing facilities using both mortise and cylindrical locks to use a common solution for basic access control.
S200 digital laser coder features a single miniature laser tube combined with a scanning arrangement in a cylindrical enclosure, resulting in a compact, lightweight, and versatile laser head.
Using three thumb screws, the unit's end plate, cylindrical screen and shaft-mounted paddle assembly can be removed in less than one minute, providing access to sanitize all material contact surfaces.
Its entrance is indicated by a cylindrical structure of wire cloth, type EGLA-TWIN, which is tensioned onto a steel frame.
The material used to prepare RM 8456 was donated by a private company in a form similar to that from which many orthopedic components are machined: a cylindrical bar with nominal dimensions of 7.