gasket gasket  /ˈɡæ skət/

Definition(s):

  • (n) seal consisting of a ring for packing pistons or sealing a pipe joint

Usage(s):

  1. When it picks up a slightly defective gasket in its gray steel claw, it immediately senses something wrong, flicks the gasket to one side and picks up another.
  2. The internal engine has cylinder heads which cost $600, sealed pistons at $250, a head gasket set for $215, a timing set for $265, and a $60 oil pan.
  3. While some teams have cheered the idea, others have blown a gasket.

News

  1. Hand-Held Cases are designed for quick, facilitated assembly.

    Designed for battery-powered portable electronics, 66 series Grip Cases are molded in high-impact ABS, UL94-V0 and feature screwless assembly via 4 soft-grip corners in TPE-coated PP. EPDM rubber gasket ensures fitting for IP65 leakproof protection (IP62 without gasket), and optional retaining screws offer additional security. Offered in 6 sizes from 145 x 95 x 25 mm to 200 x 120 x 35 mm ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  2. Research and Markets: Global Seal and Gasket Market 2011-2015 - Product Segmentation & Market Shares Included

    Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Seal and Gasket Market 2011-2015" report to their
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Cascade Gasket Utilizes the NOVAtime 4000 SaaS Workforce Management System to Manage Business Processes in Real-Time

    Cascade Gasket Utilizes the NOVAtime 4000 SaaS Time and Attendance/Workforce Management System to Manage Business Processes in Real-Time (PRWeb June 18, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/time-attendance/workforce-management/prweb10829086.htm
    on June 18, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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Quotes

  1. "I felt I caught him cold in the first round, but I didn't want to blow a gasket in the first round, so I kept my composure and used my experience," Froch said.
    on Dec 6, 2008 By: Carl Froch Source: GMA news.tv

  2. "My plane's been delayed. It blew a gasket or something or other," Mr Howard told Southern Cross Broadcasting. "It's a Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) plane but they sometimes have faults. It never bothers me, the RAAF run a very good show...
    on Oct 9, 2007 By: John Howard Source: The Age

  3. "It's going to be a grind," Inkster said. "You've just got to hang tough and try not to blow a gasket out there."
    on Jul 1, 2006 By: Juli Inkster Source: USA Today

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