Deutsch: Komponente / Español: Componente / Português: Componente / Français: Composant
In an industrial or industry context, a "component" refers to a distinct part or element that makes up a larger system or product. Components can be simple parts such as screws and nuts or complex systems such as engines and electronic circuits.
Examples of components in an industrial context include:
- Mechanical components such as gears, bearings, and valves
- Electrical components such as circuit boards, sensors, and switches
- Electronic components such as resistors, capacitors, and diodes
- Structural components such as beams, columns, and plates
- Automotive components such as engines, transmissions, and axles
- Aerospace components such as wings, fuselages, and landing gear.