screw in

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w>screw in

vt sep(hin)einschrauben (→ prep obj, -to in +acc)
vi(hin)eingeschraubt werden (→ prep obj, -to in +acc)
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3 Screw in the new deadbolt, chiseling out additional wood if necessary to get a flush fit.
In a coextrusion line for barrier films, removable dams would allow one screw in a satellite extruder to run both EVOH and nylon barrier resins.
Pressure buildup is by the continuous ram action of the screw in packing the pellets forward into the heat-transfer section.
Particular attention was paid to the design of the screw in conjunction with the final geometry of the grooves of the feed section.
You can't just put a barrier screw in and run at full speeds with all types of resins and expect to get optimum performance," he says.
Germany, differs from a conventional screw in that the LT is provided with a barrel which has a rectangular feed throat and small grooves in the feed zone.