BTF

(redirected from Buy-to-Fly Ratio)
AcronymDefinition
BTFBefore the Fire
BTFBy the Foot (measurement)
BTFBelow the Fold (publications)
BTFBrain Trauma Foundation
BTFBlessthefall (band)
BTFBrass to Face
BTFBack to the Future (movie)
BTFBerkshire Theatre Festival (Stockbridge, MA)
BTFBally Total Fitness (various locations)
BTFBackyard Tire Fire (band)
BTFBritish Transport Films (UK)
BTFBiometrics Task Force (US Army)
BTFBinaytara Foundation (est. 2007)
BTFBlock Trade Facility
BTFBetter than Fiction
BTFBidirectional Texture Function
BTFBlood Transfusion (more commonly seen as BT)
BTFBack to Front
BTFBig Thrill Factory (Minnesota)
BTFBehind the Firewall
BTFBuffalo Teachers Federation
BTFBizTalk Framework (Microsoft)
BTFBridge Too Far
BTFBuild To Forecast
BTFBusiness Task Force (various organizations)
BTFBalance Transfer Facility
BTFBiotechnology Facility
BTFBiotech Turnaround Fund (Netherlands)
BTFBACnet (Building Automation and Control Networking Protocol) Test Framework
BTFBet The Farm (as in a bet the farm project for a company)
BTFBlue Torch Fab (off road vehicle fabricators)
BTFBons du Trésor à Taux Fixe et à Intérêts Précomptés (French Government Bills)
BTFBig Tough Frogman (US Navy SEAL slang)
BTFBeyond the Floor (environment)
BTFSalt Lake Skypark (airport code)
BTFBoiler Tube Failure
BTFBehavioral Theory of the Firm
BTFBenzotrifuroxan (explosive)
BTFBlack Terror Fighters (gaming clan)
BTFBhangra Teams' Forum (est. 2008)
BTFBrown Trunk Feet (height of palm tree exposed trunk)
BTFBack to Fitness
BTFBench Test Fixtures
BTFBrothers of True Fragging (Quake 2 gaming clan)
BTFBerwyn Talk Forum
BTFBetter Than Factory (various organizations)
BTFBon Ton Fashionista (slogan)
BTFBeyond the Felt (poker forum)
BTFBuy The Farm (to die or be killed)
BTFBiotechnology Technologist-Forensics (Fleming College; Ontario, Canada)
BTFBattalion Task Forces
BTFBikeTechForums (motorcycle community)
BTFBois des Trois Frontières (French wood supplier)
BTFBuy-to-Fly Ratio (aviation industry)
References in periodicals archive ?
In the aerospace sector, this is known as the buy-to-fly ratio.
For him, the journey of AM runs from improving the buy-to-fly ratio (and all associated benefits), through the birth of new designs that were previously impossible to create, and then to the tuning of metallurgy to enhance performance.
In support of Airbus' continuous improvement targets, Constellium is committed to increasing the buy-to-fly ratio by developing and implementing near-net shaped and pre-machined products.
Then there is cost reduction, providing a vastly improved buy-to-fly ratio. Making components subtractively from solid billets produces an enormous amount of waste.
Some aerospace components milled in titanium using traditional methods can have a buy-to-fly ratio of up to 40:1, says Williams.
SMD is showing much promise for non-structural parts, potentially reducing the buy-to-fly ratio to 2:1.