The general construction of wooden screens is close panelling beneath, on which stands screen-work composed of slender turned balusters or regular wooden mullions, supporting tracery more or less rich with cornices, crestings, &c., and often painted in brilliant colours and gilded.
33) upon the protruding end, F, of the rod, transmitted to the still undrawn part, E, squeezes the yielding metal of the rod against the hard unyielding die, C. As when a half-opened umbrella is thrust ferrule-foremost between the balusters of a staircase, so when the rod is drawn forward, its yielding metal is folded and forced backwards and centrewards by the resistance of the unyielding die, and thus it is reduced in diameter and simultaneously lengthened proportionally, without material change of volume or density.
They generally have moulded rails or balusters, and rich friezes of pierced and repousse work, the whole being often thickly plated with silver.
The communion rails with turned balusters are from 17th century.
The altar rails have twisted balusters of late seventeenth-century date, and the altar table belongs to the earlier part of the same century.
This is surrounded by an imposing balustrade with twisted balusters, similar to a set of communion rails.
wooden balusters were usually turned, but in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, fretwork designs were popular.
This sturdy staircase offers strong steel balusters and a stylish handrail designed to adapt to any situation.
Open timber frame with pierced balusters for window mullions in the side walls.
Many decks just have the very traditional wood balusters and railings.
Horizontal - A horizontal design does not have traditional balusters.
Vertical - With a vertical rail design, the balusters run up and down between the rails, similar to a banister on a balcony or set of stairs.
This is usually the most common design although the style of balusters can be different.
If you want a deck that offers more privacy, you can enclose it with a high railing with balusters close together.
Balusters can make all the difference between a standard deck and a unique one.
One section could have vertical balusters and the next section could have etched glass or a special carving.
You could use latticework instead of balusters.
Fortress Iron Railings - Manufactures great-looking wrought iron railings and balusters.
Deckorators - Offers a wide variety of accessories such as glass balusters and post caps.
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