FOD


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FOD

focus-object distance. The distance from the target of an x-ray tube to the surface being radiographed.
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Certain manufacturing processes, such as drilling and routing, create FOD, while others, such as imaging, must be as FOD-free as reasonably possible.
Kimtech and WypAll FOD prevention solutions are designed to protect critical aircraft manufacturing and maintenance processes by reducing the risk of micro or macro consumable FOD events," said Stephen Burn, Global Aerospace Marketing Leader, Kimberly-Clark Professional.
The most unconventional proposal was the implementation of a nightly FOD walk-down.
DEBRIS MAY OR MAY NOT BE INGESTED INTO MOVING PARTS BUT FOD CAN ALSO INCLUDE FUEL CONTAMINATION.
The FOD Control Corporation is looking for aviation professionals to bookmark their site and to be active participants in its discussion groups.
What is even more frightening is the FOD that no one knows is missing: FOD searches that reveal more unreported FOD.
I knew it would be better to alert my chain of command and risk getting in trouble for my foolish act, than to let planes fly with possible FOD in them.
FOD can have devastating effects on a jet engine because the intakes operate like giant vacuum cleaners, sucking up anything and everything in their path.
It was the FOD find-of-the-day, although it bothered me that all-hands walkdowns increased the risk of careless shipmates bringing FOD up from throughout the carrier.
Our 555-Fax-It service bureau can set up clients on a per-DocuBox basis, or if an organization has its own FOD system, we can set it up with an alpha/numeric 555 extension that spells out their name.
The FOD CSI team needs to identify the suspect and eliminate the source, so another expensive aircraft engine doesn't fall prey to this indiscriminate criminal.