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Here are some terms and acronyms specific to the newsgroups this FAQ is for. For others, please look them up in the Acronym Finder.
BD
Brain-Dead
BDC
Bottom Dead Center, the position closest to the crankshaft that a piston travels in its cylinder. Alternatively, Brain-Dead Cager. "When the piston hits BDC."
BMW
Expansion uncertain. Candidates include Braucht Mehr Werkzeuge, Bayerische MistWagen, Bring More Worktools, British Motor Works, Barbarian Motor Works, Bayerische Motoren Werke. (Though the expansion to "British Motor Works" does not pass a sanity check, I include it out of respect for a fomer boss.)
DoD
Denizens of Doom
FAQ
Frequently Asked Questions, and, frequently, the answers to them.
NART
North American Reeky Tour
Reeky
rec.motorcycles
RUB
Rich Urban Biker
TDC
Top Dead Center, the position closest to the cylinder head that a piston travels in its cylinder.
 
 
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