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Switch

1. See: Swap.

2. See: Roll forward.

switch

1. See swap.
2. To move funds out of one mutual fund and into another mutual fund. See also telephone switching.
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This programmable limit switch capability provides a good alternative in applications where a PLC would be overkill, but microswitches or proximity sensors wouldn't quite be enough.
Set the front limit switch about an inch back from the front of the carriage.
Other highlights include a hold-down mechanism to lock the door in a down position during machine deenergizing; reconfigured rotary cam limit switch, encoder positioning and variable frequency drive to control operating speed and position; and non-contact interlock switches.
Other highlights include a hold-down mechanism to lock the door in a down position during machine de-energizing; reconfigured rotary cam limit switch, encoder positioning and variable frequency drive to control operating speed and position; and non-contact interlock switches.
India, March 6 -- Hayward Flow Control has launched LHB Series Manual Limit Switch product platform.
Designed to protect rotating machine components and machines from damage or destruction resulting from jam or overload conditions, the type BD ball detent torque limiters easily adjust for these conditions, quickly disengaging mechanically at a preset value and tripping a signaling device, such as a limit switch.