Definition of bedplate in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈbɛdpleɪt


  • A metal plate forming the base of a machine.
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    • By using the computer's case as a bedplate, the motherboard and other components can be stacked atop one another in sequence, tested as a system, and locked in place at the end of the assembly line.
    • The upper case is lowered onto the bedplate, and a liquid sealing compound is injected into a groove in the contact surface.

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