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 radar repair covered the overhauling of its antenna and the replacement of its drive motor and rotary joint.
AMCORJ-PCB-SCA1 is said to be the industry's first commercially available PCB-mounting coaxial rotary joint.
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.
Discovery astronauts will spend an extra day at the International Space Station to further study a damaged rotary joint.
They removed the launch locks holding the 10-foot-wide solar alpha rotary joint in place, and helped retract an older solar array to make room for the new array's path.
This dual-channel waveguide rotary joint is designed for radar applications at X-band (9 to 9.
A multi-pass Fiber Optic Rotary Joint (FORJ) allows optical signals to pass from a stationary structure to a rotating mechanism in a fiber optic system.

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