Glossary of terms used on this site

There are 38 entries in this glossary.
Search for glossary terms (regular expression allowed)
Begins with Contains Exact term Sounds like
All A B C D F H I L N O P R S T W
Term Definition
BCE - BORE CENTER ERROR

A measure of the offset of a bore's center from a reference bore's center.

BUCK-IN

Adjusting a laser plane or line to be parallel to the surface being measured (a table top, a surface plate, or a way surface). Three points are required to buck-in a laser plane to a reference surface. Two points are needed to buck-in a straight-line laser to a reference line (i.e., centerline).

bucked in

Adjusting a laser plane or line to be parallel to the surface being measured (a table top, a surface plate, or a way surface). Three points are required to buck-in a laser plane to a reference surface. Two points are needed to buck-in a straight-line laser to a reference line (i.e., centerline).

bucked-in

See Buck-In.

BUCKING-IN

See Buck-In.

BUTTOCK LINE

An aerospace term used to describe a reference line that runs along the length or the longitudinal axis of the aircraft. An aircraft contains several buttock-line sections.

All A B C D F H I L N O P R S T W
Glossary 2.8 uses technologies including PHP and SQL