Glossary of terms used in a decorators world.There are 108 entries in this glossary.
The process of applying a thin coat of solder to materials prior to their being soldered; for example, application of a light coat of solder to the filaments of a conductor to hold the filaments in place prior to soldering of the conductor.
A set of equipment used to generate and transmit electromagnetic waves carrying messages or signals, esp. those of radio or television. Typically this term refers to broadcasting music through an FM transmitter while the display is running.
TRIode for Alternating Current. This is an electronic component approximately equivalent to two silicon-controlled rectifiers (SCRs/thyristors) joined in inverse parallel (paralleled but with the polarity reversed) and with their gates connected together. This results in a bidirectional electronic switch which can conduct current in either direction when it is triggered (turned on).