an accelerator in which protons are raised to energies of several billion electron-volts by modulating the frequency of the accelerating voltage.
On-Line Data-Acquisition Systems in Nuclear Physics, 1969 H. W. Fulbright et al.
a proton synchrotron at the University of California
- Bevel-faced hammer
a riveting hammer having an oblique face.
the inclination that one line or surface makes with another when not at right angles. a surface that does not form a right angle with adjacent surfaces. Compare chamfer. (of a lock bolt) the oblique end that hits the strike plate. (of a lock with a beveled bolt) the side facing in the same direction […]
- Bevel gear
a gear having teeth cut into a conical surface, usually meshing with a similar gear set at right angles. Historical Examples Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II Joshua Rose Aviation Engines Victor Wilfred Pag Motion Picture Operation, Stage Electrics and Illusions Henry C. Horstmann Aviation Engines Victor Wilfred Pag Physics Willis Eugene Tower Modern […]
- Bevel joint
a miter joint, especially one in which two pieces meet at other than a right angle.