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caliper(s)

(kăl′ĭ-pĕr) [Fr. calibre, diameter of bore of gun]
A hinged instrument for measuring thickness or diameter.
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In this research, Frost & Sullivan's expert analysts thoroughly examine the following markets: automotive brake calipers and hydraulic components.
The purchase will include a metalcasting facility and a machining facility, where Brembo intends to produce brake calipers and discs for use in cars and commercial vehicles.
The clubsport quattro comes with 20-inch wheels, sports bodystyling, and stopping power to the front wheels comes via six-piston brake calipers and ceramic discs.
Aluminum figures prominently in the front suspension design, and includes the lower arms, steering knuckles, brake calipers and brake shield, steering rack and front subframe.
There are `ball-polished' chrome door handles, 19-inch rim wheels and titanium-coloured brake calipers, whilst inside there is a special finish and headrests in blue carbon wire.
The new hot-hatch will carry the same vRS sporting badge as the turbocharged Octavia models and, like its bigger siblings, will feature lowered suspension, front and rear spoilers, alloy wheels, sports seats and special interior trim, plus Skoda's trademark racing green brake calipers.
which remanufactures auto-parts such as transfer cases, transfer case engagement motors, fuel pumps, and brake calipers at its facility in Algona.
Now Offering Brake Calipers and Axles In addition to growing the parts for starters and alternators, Remy plans to release coverage for two new categories: brake calipers and axles.
com/research/w8zr6n/global_and) has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Brake Calipers Industry 2014" report to their offering.
The vehicle offers a faster steering ratio, larger diameter front brake disc with new six-piston front brake calipers, revised springs and dampers, wider rear tires, a new stability control programme and Hill Start Assist.
Enhancements over the Leon FR models include 18-inch-alloy wheels, red brake calipers, bi-xenon headlights, racing-style front bucket seats, a lowered ride height and aluminium front suspension components.