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Describing anything in which two or more persons hold equal rights and responsibilities. For example, every account holder may use the funds in a joint account (though not always independently from the other holders), and each owner is equally liable for a jointly-held property.
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Benefits of the SX rotary joint are said to include positive sealing; increased life and reliability; extended seal life and reduced maintenance; self-aligning seal with longer life; improved joint and syphon support; and application flexibility.
The basics of pressure rotary joints A pressure rotary joint consists of one or two carbon bearings, a carbon graphite seal with a spherical sealing face and a spring that keeps the seals together at zero pressure (figure 2).
The energy from the spinning reflector/feed antenna subsystem is routed through a DC to an 18 GHz coaxial rotary joint to the base of the pedestal.
HBIS Shi Steel Jingcheng Corporation has successfully developed the ocean oil/gas piping rotary joints.
Our goal for this acquisition is to discover quality solutions for transferring fluids through rotary joints at any speed, pressure, and temperature.
An articulated robot is a robotic arm that uses rotary joints to perform precise movements.
Since this robot does not have rotary joints, its movements are restricted to the horizontal axis.
Additional benefits of the Rosinaire"' technology include: small footprint, robust reliable design, relatively short residency time, the ability to handle a wide particle size distribution and the fact that there are no rotary joints that can cause leaks or allow contamination into the product.
It derives its name from Phil Nuytten, the inventor of the special oil-filled rotary joints in the suits, which are used around the world.
During the eight hour, seven minute spacewalk, the sixth longest in history, the astronauts refilled one of the station's cooling loops with ammonia and lubricated one of the station's massive solar alpha rotary joints.
The tripod pneumatic manipulator consists of a supporting structure, fixed base, moving platform, prismatic joints (P-joints)--three servo-pneumatic axes, Cardan joints (U-joints) and rotary joints (R-joints).
The mission's four planned spacewalks primarily will focus on servicing the station's two Solar Alpha Rotary Joints, which allow the outpost's solar arrays to track the sun.

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