Universal chuck

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Universal chuck (Mach) a chuck, as for a lathe, having jaws which can be moved simultaneously so as to grasp objects of various sizes.
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Usage

In literature:

There are three classes of chucks ordinarily used on the lathe, known as the independent, universal and combination types.
"Turning and Boring" by Franklin D. Jones
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In news:

Chuck is a 2001 graduate of Plattsburgh State University.
Big 12 Interim Commissioner Chuck Neinas, seen at left with West Virginia University Athletic Director Oliver Luck at a Nov 1 press conference.
In 1970, fresh out of the University of British Columbia with a degree in geology , Chuck Fipke signed on with mining company Kennecott Copper to look for gold and copper in Papua New Guinea.
Diversity in the West Thanks to the Land Grant Universities: Interview with Chuck Gay.
The Anthology of Rap edited by Adam Bradley and Andrew DuBois, with a foreword by Henry Louis Gates Jr and afterwords by Chuck D and Common Yale University Press, 867 pp.
When he left Staten Island to attend Brown University, Chuck Margiotta told classmates that he would return to New York to become a fireman.
The St Lawrence University men's basketball team fell to Mount Saint Mary College by the score of 61-47 in its season opener at the Chuck Resler Tournament in Rochester on Friday.
Chuck Crow/Plain Dealer file Carol Cartwright left Kent State University in 2006.
Most hip-hop fans would agree with Chuck 's assessment of Public Enemy, which he created with high-wire sidekick Flavor Flav while they were attending Adelphi University on Long Island in New York.
Chuck Harper poses Thursday in the cap that he will wear Friday night during his graduation ceremony at Pittsburg State University.
OKLAHOMA CITY – Former University of Oklahoma football coach Chuck Fairbanks is battling brain cancer and says he's about to undergo treatment at the Mayo Clinic in Phoenix.
Last June, under an oppressive sun, at a rally to save the Niagara military base at the University of Buffalo, all of New York's top politicians—George Pataki, Chuck Schumer, Hillary Clinton—poured sweat.
Chuck Schwartau, University of Minnesota Extension Updated: June 6, 2012.
Rapper Chuck D of Public Enemy fame is coming to Florida A&M University.
The Excentric Turn Chuck from Mueller-Kueps has a unilateral opening that allows universal usage for wheel alignment as well as easy ball-joint and inner-tie-rod replacement.
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In science:

We would like to thank the Fermilab test beam crew, in particular Erik Ramberg, Doug Jensen, Rick Coleman and Chuck Brown, for providing us with excellent beam. The University of Texas at Arlington ILC group is acknowledged for providing the two trigger scintillator paddles and their associated trigger logic.
Measurement of Positron Showers with a Digital Hadron Calorimeter
We would like to thank the Fermilab test beam crew, in particular Erik Ramberg, Doug Jensen, Rick Coleman and Chuck Brown, for providing us with excellent beam. The University of Texas at Arlington ILC group is acknowledged for providing the two trigger scintillator paddles and their associated trigger logic.
Hadron Showers in a Digital Hadron Calorimeter
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