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washer

Orthopedics A flattened disk of metal with a central hole used to distribute stress under a screw head to prevent thin cortical bone from splitting; serrated washers are used to affix avulsed ligaments, small avulsion fractures or comminuted fractures to the remainder of the bone.
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The Optima Inverter Front Load Washer is also equipped with 6th Sense Technology and Intelligent Sensors that help save up to 50% on energy, water and time.
For example, recent trials revealed that, beyond stone, a high-pressure washer effectively removes contaminants in just one pass from coal refuse, limestone, quartz and iron ore.
BP's Cherry Point Refinery in Washington has developed special procedures that include the washers.
1) Push the center of the shoelace through the hole in one of the washers, forming a loop.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled washers and contact GE for a free repair," the commission warned.
The three types of glassware washing we'll look at include hand washing, residential dish washers and laboratory glassware washers.
One newspaper insert of six pages flagged a Frigidaire "extra-large-capacity/1 cycle, 1 speed" washer and "time-dry" dryer at $148.
To improve the comprehensiveness of its machines' washing ability, Miele, the largest worldwide manufacturer in terms of vendor market share, incorporates dual circulation pumps in its models that can shoot water into the cleaning chambers of its largest washers at 700 liters per minute.
purchase washer extractors with a pre-extract load distribution speed to help prevent damaging vibration during extraction.
Before starting the washer, it's imperative that water be flowing through the washer and out the spray wand.
size and shape of CSR samples are still to define; washers commonly used in the Jamak jig do not yield in uniform compressive stresses: also, exposure to fluids, amount of straining and thermal cycling are still not understood.
We decided to get back into the pressure washer business primarily because of requests from our customers.