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  Standard Motor Company - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The company was eventually merged with Leyland Motors Ltd and the last Standard was produced in the UK Triumphs continued when Leyland became British Leyland Motor Corporation in 1968.
In 1970, Standard in India split with British Leyland, and introduced a four-door version of the Herald called the Standard Gazel in 1971, using the same 948 cm³ engine.
The car was modified — it rode higher and had an old 1991 cm³ Standard Vanguard unit — and was not successful.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Standard_(car)   (314 words)

  
 CAR Standard for Female Pelvis Ultrasound   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
The standards should not be deemed inclusive of all proper methods of care or exclusive of other methods of care reasonably directed to obtaining the same results.
The standards are not intended to establish a legal standard of care or conduct, and deviation from a standard does not, in and of itself, indicate or imply that such medical practice is below an acceptable level of care.
These standards have been developed to provide assistance to practitioners performing ultrasound examinations and are based on the standards published by the American College of Radiology and the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine.
www.car.ca /ethics/standards/pelvis.htm   (1587 words)

  
 Clean Car Campaign
The Clean Car Standard is a performance-based standard that is practically achievable by applying the best practices currently used by the global auto industry.
The standard is intended to promote the near-term development of vehicles that are significantly greener than today's in their production, use and end-of-life disposition.
Standards for light-duty trucks are less stringent in certain cases under Tier 1 standards.
www.cleancarcampaign.org /standards.shtml   (3097 words)

  
 Prototypes for N scale passenger cars
These cars are about 14% too small in all dimensions when compared with a normal 85’ N scale car.
The four cars that were sold to the BandO were given running lights and a taillight mounted on the roof and the observation end diaphragm was removed.
The Chesapeake and Ohio modified cars #2500, #2503, and #2506 to be crew dormitory (3 Bedroom), 28-seat diners in 1961-1962.
www.trainweb.org /fredatsf/protopass4.htm   (4054 words)

  
 Converting Your RC10DS to Accept Standard Touring Car Wheels & Tires   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
There is no change in the car's rear track width because the tires and wheels change width only on the inside, not the outside.
Less body roll means the car does not unload the inside tire and activate the diff reducing performance and increasing wear on the diff parts.
The side that sticks out the farthest when on the car must be sanded or ground off and then you can make the center in to a hex piece so that it will fit into HPI's hex in the center of their wheel.
www.teamassociated.com /racerhub/techhelp/dswheels.htm   (2202 words)

  
 Halfbakery: Standardized Car
Something that got me thinking is that a standard popular car could have features built in (such as compatability with systems for rapid loading of standard cars onto ferries and trains) that could take advantage of an increased adoption of car standards.
The 2CV was developed in France for peasant farmers, the Morris Minor as a cheap standard car for the masses and the Smart car was developed to produce a car well suited to urban life with the premise that 2 could share a parking space.
Car companies continualy waste resources by redoing research that other car companies have done, wheras if all of their research in a single area was combined, the car produced would probably be better than all the competing designs.
www.halfbakery.com /lr/idea/Standardized_20Car   (2720 words)

  
 Standard Car Truck Company: Profile
Standard Car Truck Company is the world leader in providing stabilization systems for freight cars.
Standard Car Truck Company and the Barber name are now synonymous with quality ride stabilization systems.
Standard Car Truck Company proudly carries the Barber name, and with it the Barber tradition of excellence and innovation.
www.sctco.com /profile.html   (366 words)

  
 Jerr-Dan® Aluminum Elite Car Carrier   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Car carrier subframe incorporates extra-long high-performance polymer slide pads providing a minimum of 450 square inches of bearing surface.
The payload-carrying capacity of any car carrier is determined by the GVWR of the cab chassis, curb weight of the cab chassis, and weight of the body.
It is important that you determine that your car carrier has satisfactory carrying capacity and axle ratings for your specific application.
www.jerrdan.com /carriers/aluminum-elite-vector-car-carrier.asp   (345 words)

  
 Pullman-Standard Plant / Hammond, Indiana
The first part is the under frame, or the car's foundation.
Next electrical conduit, steam and water pipes along with insulation are installed between the outer and inner walls and roof, now the car is ready for paint.
Now each car must undergo a series of rigorous tests before it is put into service.
www.hammondindiana.com /history/pullman.htm   (547 words)

  
 CAR Standard for Breast Imaging   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
The standards of the Canadian Association of Radiologists (CAR) are not rules, but are guidelines that attempt to define principles of practice that should generally produce radiological care.
The personnel standards for education and conduct are determined by on the unique demands of mammography practice.
For abnormalities which are in the highly suspicious category suggestive of malignancy, the report should be communicated to the referring physician directly in a manner that ensures receipt and documentation of the reports, such as by telephone, fax or registered mail.
www.car.ca /ethics/standards/breast_imaging.htm   (2951 words)

  
 PA State Archives - MG-393 - Series Descriptions - Pullman-Standard Company   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
There is a two page listing of car types which provides car number, purchasing railroad, and the drawing numbers for the general arrangement, cross section, air brake, and heating system.
Among the drawings is one for a steam-heated pitch car.
For each car type, the index sheets have columns providing company drawing number, description of car, capacity in kilos, weight in kilos, buffers, gauge in feet and metric, journals in inches and metric, truck, truck drawing, quantity built, and for whom built.
www.phmc.state.pa.us /bah/dam/mg/sd/m393sd2.htm   (2409 words)

  
 Converted Standard car C7384 Class
The car has been given a new lease of life, not only a novel form of accommodation, but also an attraction with a railway-orientated theme.
The car is complimented by an old style platform lamp standard, platform seats and a host of memorabilia.
The exterior of the car is painted in brunswick green with buff lines above and below the windows.
site.kerolamps.com /Train.htm   (355 words)

  
 Cooper Standard Automotive: News
This collaboration brings together Standard Car Truck's vast experience in the rail industry and Cooper Standard's 40-plus years of vibration control design and manufacturing experience.
Standard Car Truck Company (SCT) is the world leader in providing stabilization systems for freight cars.
Headquartered in Park Ridge, Ill., Standard Car Truck provides Barber stabilization designs that are available for every major freight car type manufactured in North America and throughout the world.
www.cooperstandard.com /us/en/06_05_Standard_Car_Company_Collab_Agree.asp   (343 words)

  
 Works MINI Cooper S - european car Magazine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
But, as the months slipped by and the standard S was launched to the dealer network, John Cooper Garages, in conjunction with BMW, was developing and subjecting prototypes to the same thorough test regime every standard BMW model has to endure.
The John Cooper Works car is homologated at a genuine 200 bhp and is by far the most expensive of all the conversions we have tried.
The fact that the car shaves a whole second off the 0 to 60 mph time, bringing it down to 6.7 sec., is almost a moot point.
www.europeancarweb.com /promo/mini/0310ec_mini   (1491 words)

  
 Compare Prices and Read Reviews on Eddie Bauer All Terrain Stroller with Car Seat Standard Stroller at Epinions.com
The materials used to make the stroller and car seat were all nice and thick, with 'windows' so I could see into the car seat when it was attached to the stroller with the canopy covering it.
I found it much easier to just put her car seat in the grocery or shopping cart as opposed to wrestling with the bulky/heavy stroller and trying to snap the car seat into the stroller.
When I had the car seat/stroller combo together on shopping trips, it was difficult when Madi wanted to be out of the car seat because I had no place to put the seat so I could lay her in the stroller.
www.epinions.com /content_160776687236   (1092 words)

  
 Car Of The Year 2005 - Business Standard Motoring   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
The fact that GMI already has three cars of varied specification and sophistication confirms just how versatile the Chevrolet brand is. The resounding success of the Isuzu-based Tavera and Daewoo-sourced Optra erase all doubt.
In true Business Standard Motoring Car Of The Year tradition, we eliminated the versions, variants, makeovers and such to arrive at the final contenders — four brand new cars launched in the calendar year 2004.
What let the car down eventually is the fact that it cost close to Rs 10 lakh (yup, we even factored in the dealer discounts which augments its cause; still...).
www.bsmotoring.com /2004/coty.htm   (2045 words)

  
 ConsumerReports.org - Child car seats and booster seats 5/05: baby seats, child safety.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
With all four models, problems occurred only when the seats were in their rear-facing position and attached with Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children, or LATCH, a universal connection system for child car seats and passenger vehicles in which connectors on the car seat attach to metal anchors in the car.
The current standard is modeled after the 8-degree, flatter seat angle of a 1970s-era Chevrolet Impala.
We found other differences among car seats when we assessed the risk that the head of a rear-facing infant would hit the vehicle’s back seat when rebounding from a frontal crash.
www.consumerreports.org /main/content/display_report.jsp?FOLDER<>folder_id=579525   (1476 words)

  
 PA State Archives - MG-393 - Series Descriptions - Pullman-Standard Company   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
The Standard Steel Car Company’s Bureau of Plant Engineering was located at Butler, Pennsylvania and was responsible for decisions on alterations, additions, and maintenance of structures.
Patents issued to the Standard Steel Car Company and several officers for improvements in the design and manufacture of railroad cars and components.
The second group is titled “Trailer Cars- General and Brake Arrangement” and contains underframe and brake arrangement drawings.  The following section is “PS-2 Brake Arrangement” which contains brake arrangement drawings for hopper cars and gondolas.
www.phmc.state.pa.us /bah/dam/mg/sd/m393sd1.htm   (1861 words)

  
 Budget "Standard" - what will i get - Priceline and Hotwire Forum
First, I've only had one Priceline rental car bid accepted, but I know that in my case, on the confirmation page it listed an example of a car that was considered to be in the class I had successfully bid for.
My winning bid for a "Standard" car was accepted by Hertz, so on my confirmation page it listed a Mustang Coupe as an example of a car I could expect to receive.
A mid-size car was my first choice anyway, and I had only bumped up to Standard after my bid for a mid-size was rejected.
www.betterbidding.com /index.php?act=ST&f=186&t=7471&   (999 words)

  
 Columbia Medical TheraPedic™ Child Car Seat
The car seat cover is washable and comes in a choice of three fabrics.
The Columbia Medical Special Needs Car Seat Stroller Base with Seat Tilt Option is an accessory item listed to the right that is designed for use at the mall, playground or theme park with the Columbia car seat.
Included as standard features are the installation video (English with Spanish subtitles), 5-point harness, shoulder harness pads, four lateral positioning pads, two adjustable head pads, crotch strap pad, and the tether strap kit.
www.adaptivemall.com /colcarseat1.html   (842 words)

  
 Standard Motor Club Home Page
The club exists solely to promote Standard cars and to help members, worldwide, keep their cars on the road, or restore them if needs be.
We tell you about events that the cars and their owners are participating in.
We delay the publication of adverts for cars and spares for sale here until members have had their pick of them through our regular printed magazine.
www.standardmotorclub.org.uk   (793 words)

  
 Car "CAFE" Standard and SUVs - RC Groups
Fuel standards were in response to the energy crisis and they are as important today as they ever were.
This is not correct, there are in fact 2 standards - one for cars - 27.5 MPG, and another for light trucks - I think 21 MPG or so.
IF the Asians and the Europeans make cars that are safer and get better millage and America doesn't, then simple economics will mold the buying trends of American consumers, there-by forcing American car makers to either step up to the plate or fade into the darkness.
www.rcgroups.com /forums/showthread.php?t=60523   (2640 words)

  
 Bluetooth aims for in-car standard - Webact!ve   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Most mobile phone car kits only work for one make of phone or even just one particular model.
Currently, in-car phones have to be placed in a special cradle wired up to a microphone and the car's speakers.
Dass said Bluetooth car kits would be significantly cheaper - at around £275 - as car manufacturers are not tied to any one make of phone and will be able to buy in volume.
www.webactivemagazine.co.uk /vnunet/news/2120101/bluetooth-aims-car-standard   (458 words)

  
 SCCA Solo II Car Classifications   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Cars must either be specifically classified in the official lists or must have been
If your car does not meet these criteria, it might be classified in the modified category, or may be eligible to run only in regional open classes (e.g.
If your car is a normally aspirated sedan (four seats, four factory seatbelts, not sports-car derived) of 3.1 Liters or less, or one of a few small turbocharged cars specified in the rules, and perhaps prepared further than allowed in Stock Category, it may be eligible for one of the Street Touring Classes.
www.moutons.org /sccasolo   (917 words)

  
 Standard-gauge Freight Cars on the East Broad Top Railroad
Freight cars would be positioned on the northwest side of the Timber Transfer, on the west track (about where the gondola appears in this photo), where they would be rolled down one at a time by gravity until the leading coupler is lined up with the crane.
The replacement truck would be rolled into place underneath the car body, the crane would then shift the car body sideways 10 1/4 inches to center it on the replacement truck, and the car body would then be lowered.
The brake rigging would be connected to the new truck, then the car would be rolled by gravity so that the other end could be lifted, and the process repeated.
www.totalracing.com /ebt/stdgauge.htm   (1105 words)

  
 Standard Motor Club Introduction Page
As a multinational company, cars were produced and sold in most of the world's markets.
The Standard Motor Company bought the Triumph car company in 1945 and all postwar Triumph cars were designed and made by the Standard Motor Company in Standard factories.
Whilst many are familiar with Triumph cars, the parent company's products and the Standard marque has largely been ignored, except by owners.
www.geocities.com /MotorCity/1087/smcintro.html   (383 words)

  
 Bluetooth aims for in-car standard - vnunet.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
When the phone is not in the cradle a hands-free call cannot be made, and each cradle will only work with one type of phone.
But with a Bluetooth-enabled car kit all the driver has to do is press a button on their car kit, which finds all Bluetooth phones in the car.
Once the phone and car kit are "paired" the driver can make phone calls without being distracted from driving and the phone can stay in their pocket or handbag.
www.vnunet.com /vnunet/news/2120101/bluetooth-aims-car-standard   (472 words)

  
 Monster Car Audio: High Quality Monster Standard® Car Audio Speaker Cable Kit for 4 Speakers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Monster Standard heavy - duty speaker cable provides a quality connection and offers special features including a larger copper surface area for better signal transfer.
Monster's UV stabilized Duraflex protective jacket resists harsh car conditions including temperature extremes, chemicals and abrasion.
Whether you're an entry-level music lover or a competition-bound installation guru, Monster Standard will deliver the performance you demand and allow your system to reproduce all your favorite music to its fullest potential when price is an important consideration.
www.monstercable.com /caraudio2/productPageCar.asp?pin=99   (238 words)

  
 Discount Tanzania Car Rental & Car Hire
Car Pick Up Location at Dar es Salaam and Arusha, Tanzania.
We have a wide choice of carefully selected rental cars for your travel plans in Tanzania suitable for a wide range of activities: City driving, off road safari and group transport.
You are welcome to Contact Us for any clarifications and to help you pick the most suitable car for particular requirements.
www.africapoint.com /cars/tanzania.htm   (421 words)

  
 Mad Max - The History Of The Interceptor - Part 1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
The car started life as a standard 1973 XB GT Ford Falcon Coupe, a car exclusive to Australia.
For a fairly extensive list of exactly what was done to the car, again please visit the building a replica page.
Following the production of Mad Max, the car was no longer needed, and was modified once more to make it suitable for use as a standard road car (basically by removing the blower and the side pipes).
www.madmaxmovies.com /cars/interceptor/history1.html   (386 words)

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