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Mortise

In printing, a hole cut into a block or plate so type can be inserted.
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Initial performance tests indicated that properly designed chairs constructed with round mortise and tenon joints were both strong and durable; importantly, they were highly resistant to cyclic loading that would be associated with high levels of usage.
Overall, these performance tests tend to indicate that for square members, the increased bending moment capacity of round mortise and tenon joints with shoulders is functionally related to the ratio of W/D where D is the diameter of the tenon and W is the width of the member in the plane of the bending moment (hereafter referred to as a "stretcher").
Further research revealed that the Sosman & Landis catalogue of 1889 offered the same component, calling it a "half mortise sheave for flats." Now, with certainty, we could see that the "half mortise flat sheave" is a device used to roll flats on and off stage.
The columns were connected with the beam using dovetailed mortise and tenon joints (Figure 2(d)), and the upper load was transferred to the platform base through the column bases.
The company added that the Mortise Medical LigaMetrics Suture Anchor System is the first and only knotless suture anchor that provides precise, measured tension control of the suture repair construct as well as unmatched surgeon control for achieving optimal stabilisation to facilitate healing of injured ligaments and tendons.
This study was undertaken to investigate and compare the bending moment capacities of several configurations of rectangular mortise and tenon joints made by Formosan alder wood.
Knee braces are important structural elements in timber bents constructed with round mortise and tenon joints, as shown in Figure 1, not only because they provide resistance to horizontal wind loads (Karlsen 1967) but also because they can improve distribution of forces in the frame and permit the use of wider spans.
The part is made from a block of flat hot or cold rolled steel, the thickness matching the width of a standard factory trigger guard to fit the rifle's stock mortise and guard screw hole pattern.
The paper describes the investigation of the distribution of the local values of the heat transfer coefficient in the area of curved walls for streaming of the air from a mortise located above the upper part of cylinder surface (Fig.
There are two types of acceptable door locks - the mortise lock, which fits into the door, or the rim lock which fits onto the surface of the door.
A strong external wooden door and frame should be fitted with a mortise sash-lock - the most secure lock you can fit - which provides the basic security requirements.