interference fit


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interference fit

n
(General Engineering) engineering a match between the size and shape of two parts, such that force is required for assembly as one part is slightly larger than the other
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The tire casing is an annular member having a core groove around the periphery; the core is an annular member nested within the core groove of the tire casing in an interference fit, and forms a gap with the inner wall of the core groove of the tire casing.
This isn't fun but you won't likely need the lock washer again as a new "oversized" trigger pivot pin should provide a good interference fit to the frame on assembly.
These are available in a range of styles but they all operate in a similar way having an interference fit mechanism that provide anti-loosening characteristics.
b) construction of rainwater drainage wells D7 to D19 with the D15a and D15b, and in particular the mounting channels of the tubes of the PVC type interference fit combined Wed.
Through a special heat-shrinking process, the liner is secured with an interference fit inside the barrel.
Bear's Zero Tolerance limb pockets work on an interference fit between the limb, boot and pocket to eliminate any movement of the limb in the pocket.
The load surface--the part that actually carries the stress of containing combustion pressures--is called the shrink band and cylinder assemblies are held together via a precision interference fit between band surfaces on both parts.
Rather than using a solid shaft with interference fit impellers, a modular rotor assembly consists of stub shafts, impellers and, if required, rotor spacers, with the assembly held together by a centre bolt.
15-17) In this design, early fixation is obtained with a combination of peripheral peg cementation combined with the interference fit of the central peg.
A high-purity ceramic substrate assembled with interference fit end-caps welded to the terminations.
The installation also incorporated Pfaudler's Cryo-Lock system, which uses the cryogenic fit between the glass shaft and the glass impeller hub for precise interference fit.
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