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Kink

In auto sales, a problem with a sales contract that prevents a deal from closing. A kink results from misrepresentation by one side or the other, or simply from a mistake in drawing up the contract.
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The aim of this development was to make a polymer that resulted in a tube with better kink resistance and solvent bond strength.
The kink fraction behavior coincided well with the AE events behavior of cluster one in early deformation stage, and it did not corresponded with the AE events behavior of cluster one at all in later deformation stage.
The stress intensity factors [K.sub.I] and [K.sub.II] for the kinked crack and [K.sub.1] and [K.sub.2] for the interfacial crack are dependent on the kinking angle [omega] and material moduli.
Caution customers never to tug on hose when trying to eliminate a kink. This can cause the kink to permanently set in.
The "kink," represented by a coil on the edge of the stage, is pulled apart by the dancers in the opening scene and closed at the end of the play.
"Kink in My Hair is set in a Caribbean-type community, but any woman who's ever visited a hair salon will be able to identify with this story." The universal appeal, explains Williams, arises in the show's relationship between the Jamaican-born mother character and her Canadianized daughter.
Kink band formation Is the observed compression failure mechanism in high performance polymeric fibers.
From a distance, the Rue des Suisses elevation reads like a solid grey metal slab kinked down a vertical line.
Hose that is furnished in coils or bales should be stored so the coils are in a horizontal plane (shelves, floors, etc.) to prevent hose from sagging and possibly forming a "built-in" kink. Hanging hose over nails, hooks, or placing the hose under strain at a specific point, can cause loss of resiliency and cracking.
KINK LIVE If you haven't had the pleasure of seeing KiNK's live show yet, you are in for an absolute treat.