Business / Machine Shop / Fpm: Feet per minute of workpiece.

Cutting Speed

Business / Machine Shop / Cutting Speed: The surface speed of the workpiece in a lathe or a rotating cutter, commonly expressed in feet per minute (FPM) and converted to revolutions per minute (RPM) for proper setting on the machine. MORE

Synchronous Dynamic Random Access Memory (SDRAM)

Technology / Computers / Synchronous Dynamic Random Access Memory (SDRAM): This is a newer type of DRAM that has the ability to run at much higher clock speeds than conventional memory. SDRAM actually synchronizes itself with the CPU's bus and is capable of running at 100 MH MORE

Vertical Speed Indicator

Technology / Aviation / Vertical Speed Indicator: A panel instrument that gauges rate of climb or descent in feet-per-minute (fpm). Also Rate Of Climb Indicator. MORE