How to use Gauges in a sentence
The railways are of different gauges, the standard narrow gauge of 4 ft.
Needles are available in several gauges.
There are gauges to help you determine when and what you need to do, but besides that, you're good to go.
These gauges are ideal for gift giving and will display temperature and humidity readings.
Temperate gauge - These infrared gauges actually measure the temperature of the liquid in the bottle so you know how long to chill the wine.Advertisement
This is a semi-automatic espresso machine with dual gauges for brew head and steam boiler pressure.
Most facial piercings are done with smaller gauges, such as 1.2mm.
You can find barbell jewelry in gauges from small (20 ga) to large (0 ga).
Also available from very small gauges to large sizes (used for earlobe stretching), CBRs are also found in many different diameters.
Both of these types of jewelry are available in different sizes and widths known as gauges.Advertisement
Aside from the extensive and impressive technical features listed below, the sleek style of the face is accented by three circular dials that look like gauges in the cockpit of a luxury sports car.
The instrument cluster features an analog clock, outside temperature, and easy-to-spot fuel and tachometer gauges.
Using different gauges will allow you to put beads of different sizes on the hoops without any problems.
This unity of the man in his work makes it difficult, for one who knew him, to be sure that one rightly gauges the purely literary significance of the latter.
Much will depend upon the judicious placing of the gauges.Advertisement
In addition, the state has constructed three railways of its own, on three different gauges.
Check the instrument panel to see if all gauges work properly.
Most rods are hollow and while that helps with shipping costs to keep the cost at an affordable price, some metal gauges are too thin for the weight of heavy curtains.
Be sure to use a light-grit sandpaper so that you don't create any gauges or major scratches.
In Tune Guitar Picks features a wide selection of picks with different gauges and styles that are easily imprinted.Advertisement
Adhesive backed tiles are made in different gauges; some are thin while others are thick.
Stainless steel comes in many finishes, shapes, sizes and gauges.
The ambience meters have a left and right gauges and to experience the true stereo sound of this game, you need to play with headphones.
When this building of railways began in Japan, much discussion was taking place in England and India as to the relative advantages of the wide and narrow gauges, and so strongly did the arguments in favor of the latter appeal to the English advisers of the Japanese government that the metre gauge was chosen.
The relative depths recorded in the several gauges depend mainly upon the direction of the valley and steepness of the bounding hills.Advertisement
The earliest records of such gauges should be carefully examined, and if any apparently anomalous result is obtained, the cause should be traced, and when not found in the gauge itself, or in its treatment, other gauges should be used to check it.
The central gauge is useful for correcting and checking the others, but in such a perfectly simple case as the straight valley above assumed it may be omitted in calculating the results, and if the other four gauges are properly placed, the arithmetical mean of their results will probably not differ widely from the true mean for the valley.
But such records carried on for a year or many years would afford no knowledge of the worst conditions that could arise in longer periods, were it not for the existence of much older gauges not far distant and subject to somewhat similar conditions.
The nearer such long-period gauges are to the local gauges the more likely are their records to rise and fall in the same proportion.
Symons, F.R.S., of the Meteorological Office and of the Royal Meteorological Society, has resulted in the establishment of a vast number of raingauges in different parts of the United Kingdom, and it is generally, though not always, found that the mean rainfall over a long period can be determined, for an area upon which the actual fall is known only for a short period, by assigning to the missing years of the shortperiod gauges, rainfalls bearing the same proportion to those of corresponding years in the long-period gauges that the rainfalls of the known years in the short-period gauges bear to those of corresponding years in the long-period gauges.Advertisement
In making such comparisons, it is always desirable, if possible, to select as standards longperiod gauges which are so situated that the short-period district lies.
Where suitably placed long-period gauges exist, and where care has been exercised in ascertaining the authenticity of their, records and in making the comparisons, the short records of the local gauges may be thus carried back into the long periods with nearly correct results.
If, therefore, instead of regarding only the mean rainfall of several gauges over a series of years, we compare the relative falls in short intervals of time among gauges yielding the same general averages, the discrepancies prove to be very great, and it follows that the maximum possible intensity of discharge from different areas rapidly increases as the size of the watershed decreases.
In Great Britain railways are built to gauges other than 4 ft.
The American engineer is more fortunately situated than his English brother with regard to the possibility of a solution, as will be seen from the comparative diagrams of construction gauges, figs.Advertisement
For engineering and manufacturing purposes the more important linear gauges are, however, now used, adjusted to some fundamental unit of measure as the inch; although in certain trades, as for wires and flat metals, gauges continue to be used of arbitrary scales and of merely numerical sizes, having no reference to a legal unit of measure; and such are rarely accurate.
Unqualified reliance upon single gauges in the past has been the cause of serious errors in the estimated relation between rainfall and flow off the ground.
The neglect of these facts has led to many errors in estimating the mean rainfall on watershed areas from the fall observed at gauges in particular parts of those areas.
Her eyes swept over all the gauges on the console.