Take off

The term “take off” is commonly used in project management to refer to the process of estimating the quantity of work required to complete a project. This estimate is typically prepared by a quantity surveyor or estimator, and is used to determine the project budget and schedule. Take offs can be simple or complex, depending … Read more

ZIF socket (Zero Insertion Force socket)

A ZIF socket is a type of socket used for microprocessors and other integrated circuits. It is designed to allow easy insertion and removal of the chip without the need for soldering. The socket has a lever which when raised, holds the chip in place and makes contact with the pins on the chip. When … Read more