I'll switch you back.
You'll have to switch schools again.
Normally a switch attached to the key cuts the battery off, and connects the line direct through the receiving relay; this switch is turned to " send " when transmission commences, and is moved back to " receive " when it ceases: this movement is done quite mechanically by the telegraphist, and as it is practically never forgotten, automatic devices (which have often been suggested) to effect the turning are wholly unnecessary.
It must have jumped the switch board.
It was like a switch to release the flood.
Windows that can't be broken and can switch from opaque to clear.
After I managed to get in I fished around for a light switch and found they didn't work.
Burgess flipped off the light switch, returning the room to darkness, and sat on the edge of the bed.
He retreated toward the bathroom just as the door opened—and just as Dean hit the light switch and rolled to the floor, flooding the room in brightness.
The current increases to a maximum as E approaches F, and diminishes to almost nothing when E is brought up to D; it can be completely interrupted by means of the switch H.
The spring-jack used was a form of switch with two contact springs which pressed against each other, one being connected to the subscriber's line wire and the other to the annunciator, which was also earthed.
By means of the three-way switch C the battery current may be sent either into the primary of E, for the purpose of calibrating the galvanometer, or into the magnetizing coil of the ring under test.
This company began in 1827 the operation of the "Switch-Back," probably the first railway in the country to be used for transporting coal.
I'm trying to say that it's all right to switch boats if that's what you really want.
Reaching inside the door, he flipped the light switch and the room was flooded with light from a ceiling fan.
Irv Goldman was in charge of their ill-conceived venture while it was running, so their switch board tells me.
Later, when I talked to the FBI, they mentioned this turkey we're chasing plays the switch game with plates all the time.
In a few minutes, a nurse came in and flipped a switch on the wall.
At the place where the four rails come together, the two inner ones (one of the main line and the other of the siding), known as " switch rails " (b, fig.
14), are tapered to a fine point or tongue, and rigidly connected together at such a distance apart that when one of the points is pressed against the outer or "stock" rail (a) of either the siding or the main line there is sufficient space between the other tongue and the other stock rail to permit the free passage of the flanges of the wheels on one side of the train, while the flanges on the other side find a continuous path along the other switch rail and thus are deflected in the desired direction.
When the switch S is closed, K acts simply as a commutator or current-reverser, but if K is thrown over from right to left while S is opened, not only is the current reversed, but its strength is at the same time diminished by the interposition of the adjustable resistance R2.
Slabs are also manufactured, and, being readily cut, planed, dressed and enamelled, are used for chimney pieces, billiard tables, wall linings, cisterns, paving, tomb-stones, ridge rolls, electrical switch-boards and various other architectural and industrial purposes.
D, The double pole switch connecting the 6 pairs of terminals A B c D E F in succession to the slide contacts.
For use at the switch-boards of electric supply stations the instrument takes another form known as the "edge-wise" pattern.
The child-labour law of 1909 forbids the employment of children under eighteen years of age in blast furnaces, tanneries, quarries, in managing elevator lifts or hoisting machines, in oiling dangerous machinery while in motion, at switch tending, as brakesmen, firemen, engineers, motormen and in other positions of similar character.
An incline railway, originally used to transport coal from the mines to the river and named the "Switch-Back," now carries tourists up the steep slopes of Mount Pisgah and Mount Jefferson, to Summit Hill, a rich anthracite coal region, with a famous "burning mine," which has been on fire since 1832, and then back.
He flipped a switch to display an aerial of the country club on one wall and Dusty's condo on another.
She tensed, waiting for the flip to switch and him to grab her.
But who would switch the bones?
"If he'd do something like that—chase that poor lad down the mountain and then leave the scene—he'd switch the bones," Fred said.
One flip of the switch and she retraced her steps, quietly slipping under the covers to snuggle close to Alex again.
Dean knew Fred was chomping at the bit to dig into this caper, as he called it, but just to flip his switch a bit, Dean started the conversation with the old man's love life.
When he hit the master switch that bathed all the cars at once in light, he turned to watch her reaction.
Carmen expected him to switch to being a big brother now.
The boys had been playing switch and swap every time it suited their fancy since they had shared a crib.
True to form, he showed no reaction to the surprise visitor as he casually flipped on the switch, flooding the room in light.
One hand was on the light switch while the other held a gun pointed directly at Dean.
Didn't you notice how quickly he made the switch to Lori when he finally realized you were no longer available?
As if a switch inside her was flipped, her tense movements disappeared, replaced by the graceful, supple movements of a cat.
I meant that we'll switch, for a change.
Do you mean you'd switch with me?
The illumination of the field is given by a lamp near the object glass, controlled by a switch near the micrometer.
When signals are to be sent from either station the operator turns the switch c out of contact with the stop b, and then operates precisely as in open circuit send '" i ing.
Suppose the arm c of the switch S to be in contact with 2; thin when the key is manipulated it sends alternately positive and negative currents into the line.
Two receiving instruments, a siphon recorder and a mirror galvanometer, are shown; one only is absolutely necessary, but it is convenient Cable to have the galvanometer ready, so that in case of accident to the recorder it may be at once switched into circuit by the switch s.
This arrangement is still employed, a hook being attached to the switch lever so that the mere hanging up of the telephone puts the bell in circuit.
Each telephone set was equipped with a special key or switch by means of which the telephone could be transferred from an exclusive line to the call-wire at will.
At the subscriber's station when the receiver is on the hook switch the circuit is through the call-bell and a condenser.
The conditions permit of the circulation of the alternating currents of low periodicity, which are used for operating the bells, but in respect of the battery the circuit is open until the subscriber lifts the receiver, when the hook switch, thus released, joins the transmitter with one winding of an induction coil in series across the circuit.
Only calls originated by a subscriber pass through the selector switch (first selector) provided for his sole use; the calls incoming to him pass through one or other of the various connector switches upon which his circuit is multipled.
Each connexion involves the use of three switches, viz., a first selector, a connector switch, and a second selector which is brought into operation between the other two.
In the eyes of the Deans, it was looking more and more as if person or persons unknown did in fact take the original bones and switch them for the theatrical imitations Fitzgerald dragged out of The Lucky Pup mine.
Switch plants, such as Retama Retam and broom (Cytisus scoparius), have reduced leaves and some assimilating tissue in their stems; and stomata occur in grooves on the stem.
"I love Sofia, but I hope you take a switch to her ass," Jule advised as he tossed himself into one of the chairs.
If he did switch them and his little gag came to light, it wouldn't only cost him the election; it would cost him his whole career.
Each subscriber's circuit on this system terminates upon the incoming portion of a selector switch, called a first selector, and is multipled upon the outgoing portions of a number of similar switches called connector switches.