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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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Offering less mass, improved rigidity and better cooling characteristics than conventional brake caliper designs, the Radi-CAL concept represented a major innovation in braking technology when it was introduced.
But don't argue if you're told that the brake caliper is leaking fluid or the piston won't retract.
Tri-Way will expand its product offerings with Samag's model MFZ multi-spindle horizontal machining center with tool changers for machining brake calipers, valves, knuckles, and housings.
Hayes Brake has extended its line of park brake calipers with the development of the M50 brake caliper for hydraulic driven vehicles and equipment with gross vehicle weights to 3400 lb.
The head I pat is made out of brake calipers With engine mountings from a Toyota for ears, The spine a baler chain, the ruff and muscular neck Sprockets, plough points, clutch plate, mower blades, The legs a Morris Minor king pin or swingle tree.
The automaker is recalling the vehicles to address possible issues with the steering gear assembly and/or the front brake calipers.
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.
With standard 17-inch Zenith alloy wheels, body-colour door mirrors, handles and rubbing strips, large green brake calipers, rear boot spoiler and various vRS badges sprinkled randomly, the sportiest Octavia suitably stands out from its lesser brethren.
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, while inside there is a special finish and headrests in blue carbon wire.