close-coupled


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close-coupled

a characteristic of conformation, used usually to refer to a horse, meaning that the body is short and compact with no weakness in the loin; the costal arch to stifle distance is short and the flank region well muscled.
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The only change between the two platforms is the removal of the pipe with thermal exchanges between the SCR-F and the SCR, in order to simulate a SCR in close-coupled position just downstream the SCR-F.
Issues and Measures for Location just after the Close-coupled Catalyzer
On close-coupled WCs, lift out the cistern to disconnect the siphon.
ACAROLINE SAYS: The Elia Corner range from Moods Bathrooms features a close-coupled corner WC pan and cistern, plus a choice of compact basins.
The pump is suitable for applications calling for close-coupled configuration and the robustness of a gear joint drive.
The introduction of the CombiMagBloc close-coupled pump extends the established Combi range of safe and environmentally friendly, seal-less pumps.
The booster can easily be removed and the rear assembly can be run as a three- axle, close-coupled four-axle or a five-axle when hauling lighter loads or when a spread axle configuration is not required.
Despite its large field width and close-coupled planting dimension, the Advanced Farming Systems[TM] in-cab touch screen display folds the planter to a transport envelope of 3 meters (10 feet) high and 3.
Tru-Fit is a new close-coupled pump drive designed to resolve space and coupling alignment issues and increase process productivity.
Nemo also supplies a complete series of close-coupled pumps ideal for a wide variety of applications where cost effectiveness is important.
These close-coupled, sealless, magnetically driven pumps provide cost-effective and efficient fluid handling at temperatures up to 536[degrees]F with no cooling water required.
Capable of being close-coupled with standard NEMA and metric IEC frame motors, the patented SWIFT motor connection system eliminates fretting corrosion.