rotary joint


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rotary joint

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Noun1.rotary joint - a freely moving joint in which movement is limited to rotationrotary joint - a freely moving joint in which movement is limited to rotation; "the articulation of the radius and ulna in the arm is a pivot joint"
articulatio synovialis, diarthrosis, synovial joint - a joint so articulated as to move freely
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The proposed system is shown in Figure 1 and includes a custom made high hydroxyl ion (high OH) silica core side-firing fiber (Polymicro Technologies, IL, USA), rotation arm (rotary joint, lens tube, and fiber chuck), two servo motor actuators with their corresponding servo motor controllers, structural components needed to hold the system together, a laptop computer, and the FDM system.
The radar repair covered the overhauling of its antenna and the replacement of its drive motor and rotary joint. The Tagaytay radar is one of three being used by the CAAP in guiding flights approaching Naia.
Therefore, the critical parameter is the location of the pin on the baseboard, that is, the distance from the rotary joint of pin to the center of the board ([R.sub.m]), as shown in Figure 7(a).
this result shows that the knee joint does not act as a simple rotary joint (a joint with one degree of freedom) as it was mentioned by koo et al.
This can be accomplished clinically with the advent of antenna-array elements that can pivot around a predetermined axis using a rotary joint (Cobham, Kelvin Corporation, Rotary-Coupler Part Number 1106SS).
AMCORJ-PCB-SCA1 is said to be the industry's first commercially available PCB-mounting coaxial rotary joint. Frequency range of DC to 5 GHz and designed to allow a coaxial cable to be rotated through 360[degrees] while connected to a PCB.
Serving coiled-cable applications to protect both cable and printed circuit board (PCB), the AMCORJ-PCB-SCA1 PCB-mounted coaxial rotary joint from Link Microtek is designed to allow a cable to be rotated through 360[degrees] while connected to a printed circuit board.
The rotary joint provides a multiplexed signal to 'Transmit' at Ku-Band and 'Receive' at L-Band frequencies.
The self-supported EL (extended life) series rotary joint line has been redesigned to offer easier handling, fewer components and optimized seal geometry for thermal oil applications.
Stefanyshyn-Piper was repairing a rotary joint on the space station's giant starboard solar array system after arriving on the shuttle Endeavour.
She will take three space walks to repair a rotary joint on the international space station that allows solar arrays to track the sun.
The bag contains two grease guns, scrapers and other gear needed to fix a 10ft-wide rotary joint that lets solar panels turn toward the sun.

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