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Aerial refueling print that page

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The procedure allows the receiving aircraft to remain airborne longer, extending its range or loiter time on station. A series of air refuelings can give range limited only by crew fatigue and engineering factors such as engine oil consumption. Because the receiver aircraft can be topped up

Disc brake print that page

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The disc brake or disk brake is a device for slowing or stopping the rotation of a wheel while it is in motion. A brake disc (or rotor in American English) is usually made of cast iron , but may in some cases be made of composites such as reinforced carbon–carbon or ceramic matrix composites

Beach volleyball print that page

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Like volleyball , the object of the game is to send the ball over the net in order to ground it on the opponent’s court, and to prevent the same effort by the opponent. The team has three hits for returning the ball (including the block touch). The ball is put in play with a service: hit

Railway electrification system print that page

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Disadvantages 5.1.3 Trade-offs 5.1.4 Summary 5.2 Energy efficiency 5.3 External cost 6 Non contact systems 7 Research and development 8 See also 9 References 10 Sources 11 External links [ edit ] Characteristics of electric traction The main advantage of electric

Gendo Ikari print that page

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cold and distant (even towards Shinji, whom he sent to live with a teacher and had very little contact with). Gendo also entered into affairs with both Naoko Akagi and, later, her daughter Ritsuko , seemingly casting doubt on his commitment to Yui; however, it is implied that Gendo was simply

Courtenay, British Columbia print that page

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For thousands of years before the first contact with European explorers, Courtenay had been the home to the Comox people now the K'ómoks First Nation . [ 1 ] The K'ómoks people were able to utilize the rich agricultural land to produce crops and proximity to the local waterways allowed

Keyboard technology print that page

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layer, which holds the front and back layer apart so that they do not normally make electrical contact . The back layer has conductive stripes printed perpendicularly to those of the front layer. When placed together, the stripes form a grid. When the user pushes down at a particular position

Unicycle print that page

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A unicycle is a human-powered , single-track vehicle with one wheel. Unicycles resemble bicycles , but are less complex. A Torker unicycle Contents 1 History 2 Construction 3 Training aids 4 Types of unicycles 4.1 Freestyle unicycles 4.2 Trials unicycles 4.3

Corrective lens print that page

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presbyopia . Glasses or "spectacles" are worn on the face a short distance in front of the eye. Contact lenses are worn directly on the surface of the eye. Intraocular lenses are surgically implanted most commonly after cataract removal, but recently for purely refractive purposes . Myopia

Automobile handling print that page

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The center of mass height, relative to the track, determines load transfer , (related to, but not exactly weight transfer ), from side to side and causes body lean. When tires of a vehicle provide a centripetal force to pull it around a turn, the momentum of the vehicle actuates load transfer