Tag: terminology

8 Is systems engineer an IT profession or an interdisciplinary field of engineering? 2015-05-12T23:40:40.827

7 What do you call the difference between the on and off temperatures in a simple thermostat? 2015-12-18T05:08:20.240

6 What was that?! Quantifying the impact of a martial arts strike 2015-02-22T21:22:16.370

6 What do you call a mechanism where rotation is transfered in one direction only? 2016-03-03T03:14:46.340

5 Is there a term for a circular dependency in system design and engineering 2015-07-29T22:55:47.283

5 What is Byte Alignment Time in radio communication? 2016-01-15T18:24:20.900

4 Term for double slope from street 2015-03-20T14:51:32.553

4 What do you call the steel property that reduces the likelihood of shattering? 2016-01-28T15:34:19.037

4 What is a slotted open ring with a thread called (like on bicycle brake levers)? 2016-02-22T05:13:33.327

4 What is the correct term for long cuts in a floor joist? 2016-03-07T15:36:31.563

4 Questions on machinery terminology 2016-04-18T17:02:57.040

4 How do you call the intersection with barrier and you can always right turn? 2016-06-22T06:46:18.980

4 What does the abbreviation "B.C." mean on a weld joint diagram? 2016-09-05T16:24:06.867

3 How would you refer to a bolt mounting slide as opposed to a simple hole? 2016-01-15T10:44:29.430

3 What tool does one use to inspect pipe bevel angles? 2016-06-17T10:09:59.127

3 Base or foundation? 2016-10-30T21:14:05.357

3 Name of a keel between the bilge keel and the main keel 2017-03-09T16:11:49.880

3 Translating the name of a type of beam from Russian to English 2017-05-11T12:53:28.977

3 What exactly is the sample period? 2017-05-23T21:14:29.070

2 How to describe the rotation of opposite ends of a body due to an applied moment 2015-06-02T23:21:04.027

2 What is the Technical Term for this kind of slot? 2015-09-04T18:57:41.727

2 Phrase for describing a cable without a connector at the end 2016-06-08T18:14:35.397

2 Looking for a common term for "non-circular pipe" 2016-06-13T03:20:48.750

2 Channel or Canal? 2016-11-10T00:38:22.347

2 Are there standard terms that correspond to the anatomical axes, planes, and directions? 2017-05-25T22:40:26.323

2 How do I call this "cogwheel" that feeds tin cans to a specific position? 2017-09-30T09:58:25.223

2 Terminology: Flexible protrusion for a latch 2017-10-13T17:09:00.247

1 Why the word "mileage" is used for vehicles, instead of efficiency? 2015-05-23T01:56:58.217

1 What is the meaning of a "trip angle" in a level sensor? 2015-10-18T23:23:20.613

1 What is the meaning of 'clutch fill'? 2016-02-26T12:32:43.340

1 Is "critical pipe" a proper term for a pipe used in a critically important role? 2016-06-15T21:52:51.107

1 What is the opposite of "parallel" in engineering? 2017-05-02T19:01:23.040

1 Two angular velocities on two segments connected by a hinge joint differ only by the joint angle velocity 2017-05-17T18:45:27.497

0 What is the technical term for a document that contains the results of a final test for a specific product? 2015-07-29T16:35:25.387

0 What is the etymology of "bridge cam gauge"? 2016-06-19T11:38:42.577

0 What's the term used for machine parts orientation naming on the sagittal plane and from inside the machine? 2016-08-31T07:51:44.183

0 What would you call this mining vehicle? (Ural-20R, used in mining) 2016-11-03T03:45:22.140

0 Difference between Linkage, Kinematic chain, Mechanism, Mechanical element, Mechanical machine and their precise definitions 2016-11-26T12:31:32.323

0 Difference between a "Joint" and a "Kinematic pair" 2016-12-01T18:05:15.127

0 Fluid-dynamics question: proper term 2017-09-28T18:26:32.977

0 What type of supports exists for ballscrews or leadscews? 2017-11-14T16:36:59.887

0 What do I call this shaft that drives the rubber stopper into the glass vial in a vial stoppering machine? 2018-02-20T16:21:19.840

-1 What does the word "pararail" mean? 2015-05-22T20:27:19.793