Lengths, of a double-flanged section, and for the sake of strength they were " fish-bellied " or deeper in the middle than at the ends.
Jessop thus produced what was virtually the flanged wheel of to-day, having the flanges inside the rails,.
The joints of flanged rails are similar to those employed with bull-headed rails.
The drum, when round ropes are used, is a plain broad cylinder, with flanged rims, and cased with soft wood packing, upon which the rope is coiled; the breadth is made sufficient to take the whole length of the rope at two laps.
- Flanged Girder.
Flanged joints are made to bolt together on washers of vulcanized rubber.
A flanged cast-iron box, strongly r i bbed and open on one side, forms the centre of the polar axis.
Both flanged and socketed celts occurred, the iron being much more numerous than the bronze.
It was furnished with four strong flanged wheels and ran along a light broad-gauge (9 ft.) railway track, 1800 ft.