Definition of backplate in English:

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backplate

Pronunciation: /ˈbakpleɪt/

noun

A plate placed at or forming the back of something.
Example sentences
  • Use the two included screws and secure the retention plate to the backplate.
  • When using twin cylinders they are connected together with cylinder bands and the backplate is attached via wing nuts onto the studding that clamps the bands to the cylinders.
  • The first thing you need to do is prepare the backplate which entails sticking a neoprene pad to the metal plate and putting four plastic rings into the guide holes.

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