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extractor

 [ek-strak´ter]
an instrument for pulling out a body part, foreign body, or calculus.
basket extractor a device for removal of calculi from the upper urinary tract, consisting of a network of filaments on a catheter that is passed into the ureter through a ureteroscope; the filaments surround the calculus and snare it so that it is withdrawn when the catheter is withdrawn.
vacuum extractor a device to assist delivery consisting of a metal traction cup that is attached to the fetus' head; negative pressure is applied and traction is made on a chain passed through the suction tube.

ex·trac·tor

(eks-trak'tŏr, tōr),
Instrument for use in drawing or pulling out any natural part, as a tooth, or a foreign body.

extractor

/ex·trac·tor/ (-ter) an instrument for removing a calculus or foreign body.
basket extractor  a device for removal of calculi from the upper urinary tract.
vacuum extractor  a device to assist delivery consisting of a metal traction cup that is attached to the fetus' head; negative pressure is applied and traction is made on a chain passed through the suction tube.

extractor

[ikstrak′tər]
a medical instrument, such as a forceps, used to remove a foreign body, tissue sample, or medical device placed in a body cavity.

ex·trac·tor

(eks-traktŏr)
Instrument for use in drawing or pulling out any natural part, as a tooth, or a foreign body.

ex·trac·tor

(eks-traktŏr)
Instrument for use in drawing or pulling out any natural part, as a tooth, or a foreign body.

extractor

an instrument for removing a calculus or foreign body.
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The replacement extractor that I had ordered had a cut or lip in the base that is used by the new-style extractor spring plunger to secure the extractor in position when properly installed.
Controlled-round-feed actions cannot promise this because the bottom of the bolt face must remain open to allow the cartridge to feed up against the bolt face in order to be trapped there by the extractor.
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purchase washer extractors with a pre-extract load distribution speed to help prevent damaging vibration during extraction.
Weigand Combat has come up with a nifty tool for foolproof extractor adjustments and for a few bucks more you can get a tension gauge to measure the results.
These new systems offer two key features that separate them from other portable carpet extractors on the market:
With a punch exactly matching the diameter of the pin and slightly angled toward the extractor, start the pin downward.
Provide, install, and connect new tumblers and extractors to all vents and steam systems as approved by manufacturer.
But when their extractors wear out, order the gold extractor.
Take, for example, Glen Zediker's article on extractors in the June issue.
You'll find extractors at home centers and hardware stores for screw diameters from 3/32 in.