Four-wheeled Sentence Examples
After the success of the Rocket, the Stephensons received orders to build seven more engines, which were of very similar design, though rather larger, being four-wheeled engines, with the two driving wheels in front and the cylinders behind; and in October 1830 they constructed a ninth engine, the Planet, also for the Liverpool & Manchester railway, which still more closely resembled the modern type, since the driving wheels were placed at the fire-box end, while the two cylinders were arranged under the smoke-box, inside the frames.
Miller, delivered to the South Carolina railroad in 1834, presented a feature which has remained characteristic of American locomotives - the front part was supported on a four-wheeled swivelling bogie-truck, a device, however, which had been applied to Puffing Billy in England when it was rebuilt in 1815.
It soon led to an increase in the length of the vehicles; thus in 1885 the Midland railway had four-wheeled bogie third-class carriages, with bodies 43 ft.
He made windmills, water-clocks, kites and dials, and he is said to have invented a four-wheeled carriage which was to be moved by the rider.
All proceeds will go toward the purchase of a much needed specialized four-wheeled carriage that will enable us to take wheelchairs more easily.Advertisement
It also pushed a four-wheeled cart around on stage.
He ran a coaching business between Kelso and Newcastle and four-wheeled chaises could be hired for 9 pence per mile.
Its three and four wheeled electric forklifts offer reduced noise and zero emissions, making them ideal garden centers and greenhouses.
In a four-wheeled car rear suspension geometry can be designed to help point a car into a corner.
There is a four wheeled mobility scooter available which is suitable on the sand.Advertisement
In fact, four-wheeled farm wagons were on the scene for a comparatively short period of time.
For gardeners, a garden caddy is a comfortable four-wheeled seat that eliminates the need to stoop over or kneel.
By 1892, Benz produced a four-wheeled car with a two-cylinder engine.
Punks, thugs and bandits variously driving and riding motorcycles, dunebuggies and assorted four-wheeled chariots against Mad Max in a Mack truck provide one of the most spectacular and thrilling pursuit sequences ever filmed.