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A leash attached to a belt and then tied to a fixed object in a pool to allow one to swim 'laps' in a pool that is too small to do so
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Huang, "Thrust control of tethered satellite with a short constant tether in orbital maneuvering," Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part G: Journal of Aerospace Engineering, vol.
tethered swimming that involves multi-joint movements), is inevitably of interest and value to swimming coaches, sport scientists and other practitioners.
"Even though the dog could reach food, water and pups, the RSPCA advised that the mother dog was taken off her tether and was reassured it would not be used again.
An in-plane tethered satellite system orbiting Earth under consideration consists of a mother satellite M, a subsatellite S, and a flexible tether, as shown in Figure 2.
A prototype displayed at the Special Operations Forces Industry Conference in Tampa in May could only reach 100 feet and used a manual tether, but a final product will be able to achieve the optimal height of 500 feet, and have increased frequency options, an automated reel system for the tether and a small camera.
To that same loop under the poly-ball the tether line is attached using a stainless steel snap just large enough to clip over the loop's line diameter (which in this case is 1/2-inch diameter, three-strand nylon line).
The system consists of several satellites and tethers attached to them and could be divided into several elements, which only has two satellites and one tether.
"The objects looked like this actually broke the 5-mile long tether in the middle by passing through it.
Healthcare company Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc (NYSE:ZBH) (SIX:ZBH) revealed on Friday the receipt of approval from the US Food and Drug Administration approval for The Tether for the fusion-less alternative surgery in young patients with scoliosis requiring surgery.
Zimmer Biomet's anterior vertebral body tethering (AVBT) solution, The Tether, uses a strong, flexible cord, rather than metal rods, to pull on the outside of a scoliosis curve to initially straighten the spine, while the inside of the curve is left free to grow.
M2 PHARMA-August 19, 2019-Zimmer Biomet wins first FDA approval for the Tether for treating scoliosis in pediatrics