Bumped Cowling

Technology / Aviation / Bumped Cowling: An engine FAIRING, generally circular, with welts or compound shapes in its surface to accommodate cylinder heads.

Ring Cowling

Technology / Aviation / Ring Cowling: A circular engine FAIRING. MORE

Bumped The Oil Line

Entertainment / Bowling / Bumped The Oil Line: Usually means that a player has thrown what they think is a pretty decent shot on a crowned condition; the ball begins to hook back and then hits the area of more oil and does not finish strongly; it MORE

Bumped Cowling

Technology / Aviation / Bumped Cowling: An engine FAIRING, generally circular, with welts or compound shapes in its surface to accommodate cylinder heads. MORE

Bumped and Vented

Technology / Home Audio / Bumped and Vented: See discussion of Bumped above. Many higher power speakers have a vent hole in the center Pole Piece of the magnet. When viewed from the back, there is usually a screen over the hole to prevent debris MORE

Bumped

Technology / Home Audio / Bumped: A method of woofer construction in which the rear suspension system is anchored a little further back by designing the back plate so that it is press stamped, or cast, outward. This allows greater Exc MORE

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