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30 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences). See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, January 11, 2015106DGasket varietyPeter A. Collins
Thursday, October 11, 201247DCertain gasket (3)Byron Walden
Tuesday, May 22, 20125DPart of an airtight sealKyle T. Dolan
Tuesday, November 22, 201146DCircular gasket (5)Victor Fleming
Sunday, August 28, 201198ACanning sealPatrick Berry
Sunday, January 23, 201117A*Gasket typeChris A. McGlothlin
Wednesday, December 15, 201026DCircular gasket (5)John Lampkin
Thursday, September 10, 20096DCircular seal (3)Kevan Choset
Sunday, December 28, 200825ARubber gasket (2)Patrick Berry
Tuesday, October 21, 200867ASpace shuttle gasket (2)Randall J. Hartman
Sunday, October 12, 200882DCircular gasket (5)Rich Norris
Monday, February 11, 200851DCircular gasket (5)Ken Bessette
Wednesday, December 12, 200723ACircular seal (3)Daniel Kantor
Sunday, February 4, 200789D*Certain gasket (3)Paul Guttormsson
Wednesday, January 10, 200768ACircular seal (3)Curtis Yee
Thursday, August 11, 200522DCertain NASA equipment ? shown literally in the solution to this puzzleMichael Shteyman
Wednesday, June 30, 200430DCertain gasket (3)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Monday, May 3, 200463ASpace shuttle gasket (2)Gregory E. Paul
Wednesday, March 10, 200434AGasket (2)Richard Silvestri
Wednesday, January 14, 200440DCircular gasket (5)Fred Piscop
Thursday, December 4, 200313ANASA gasket (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, February 3, 200226AGasket (2)Richard Silvestri
Wednesday, July 18, 200162ANASA gasket (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, November 20, 200039DRocket gasket (2)Randall J. Hartman
Tuesday, April 20, 199955DSpace shuttle partElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, October 4, 199870ANeoprene gasketFrank Longo
Sunday, March 29, 199856ANASA connectorRobert H. Wolfe
Sunday, August 10, 199712DRubber gasket (2)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Sunday, May 25, 199713DRocket gasket (2)Cathy Millhauser
Sunday, March 30, 199784DBit of NASA equipmentElizabeth C. Gorski

1 result for ORING from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
April 18, 1999diagramless55AChallenger's problem partFred Piscop

10 results for ORING from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thursday, August 6, 19921AGasket typeWalter CovellMaleska
Friday, May 4, 199029DSealing gasket used by NASAWalter CovellMaleska
Sunday, September 3, 198982DVital space-shuttle partFrances HansenMaleska
Monday, December 19, 198848DChallenger defect: 1986Jane S. FlowerreeMaleska
Sunday, September 21, 198648ASealing gasketDale O. BurgenerMaleska
Sunday, August 12, 198425DJoint-sealing gasketBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sunday, April 15, 198454DGasketA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, April 24, 197766DSealing gasketA. J. SantoraMaleska
Saturday, May 25, 197438DGasket of a certain shapeBert BeamanWeng
Friday, October 9, 197029AGasketUnknownWeng