Logs Sentence Examples
Its front doors were propped open by large logs.
Several. I had our logs checked like you said.
The Little Kanawha, which has also been improved, serves chiefly for the transportation of logs which are floated down to the Ohio.
Sawdust, slabs, stumps and large quantities of logs are wasted.
Oh, he got worms out of rotten logs since the ground froze, and so he caught them.Advertisement
The latter raises the moss and bark gently with his knife in search of insects; the former lays open logs to their core with his axe, and moss and bark fly far and wide.
She itched to have her micro again, to look at the logs and hack into whatever she could to find the answers.
The two principal American taffrail logs are the Negus and Bliss (Messrs Norie and Wilson).
All patent logs have errors, the amounts of which should be ascertained by shore observations when passing a well surveyed coast in tideless waters on a calm day.
The planks were of wood, often beech, a few inches wide, and were fastened down, end to end, on logs of wood, or " sleepers," placed crosswise at intervals of two or three feet.Advertisement
It affords facilities for the transport of logs by means of booms above Minneapolis, and is navigable below St Paul; being half a mile broad where it reaches the border of the state at Hastings.
To destroy the seeds, &c., of weeds, and the larvae of insect pests, a fire is often lighted, kept from the ground itself by intervening wood logs, or the seed-bed is thoroughly steamed.
During this century the first sumptuary edict ordered that the dwellings of all high officials and opulent civilians should have tiled roofs and be colored red, the latter injunction being evidently intended to stop the use of logs carrying their bark.
In recent times, especially since the rapid increase in the study of the exact sciences during the 19th century, observations at sea with accurate instruments have become common, and the ships' logs of to-day are provided with headings for entering daily observations of the phenomena of the seasurface.
The Hydrographic Office of the United States had collected 3800 meteorological logs with 3,200,000 entries before 1888; but since that time the logs have contained only one observation daily (at Greenwich noon) and of these 2,380.000 entries had been received by 1904.Advertisement
In the archives of the French Marine in Paris there were 3300 complete logs with 830,000 entries and II, 000 abstract logs from men-of-war.
While the sailors' logs supply the greater part of the scientific evidence available for the study of the surface phenomena of the ocean, they have been supplemented by the records of numerous scientific expeditions and latterly by publications embodying systematic observations on a permanent basis.
The north-west coast Indians hoisted the logs that formed the plates of their house frames into position with skids and parbuckles of rope.
The number of teak logs brought out via the Salween and Menam Chao Phaya rivers average 160,000 annually, Siam being thus the largest teak-producing country of the world.
Their life is still in many respects very primitive; their houses are generally built of logs, their clothes are often of homespun, Indian corn and ham form a large part of their diet, and their means of transportation are the saddle-horse and sleds and wheeled carts drawn by oxen or mules.Advertisement
Formerly, the logs were shipped as square timber, but now almost always in the form of deals, planks or laths; such square timber as is still shipped goes almost entirely to Great Britain.
Numerous smaller canals bring Ottawa into connexion with Lake Champlain and the Hudson river via Montreal; by this route the logs and sawn lumber of Ontario, Quebec and New Brunswick find their destination.
Certain provinces prohibit the exportation of logs to the United States, in order to promote the growth of saw-mills and manufactures of wooden-ware within the country, and the latter have of late years developed with great rapidity.
The Black Forest produces excellent timber, which is partly sawn in the valleys and partly exported down the Rhine in logs.
The only drawback to these good qualities is a certain liability to warp and bend, unless very carefully seasoned; for this purpose it is recommended to be left floating in water for a year after felling, and then allowed some months to dry slowly and completely before sawing up the logs; barking the trunk in winter while the tree is standing, and leaving it in that state till the next year, has been often advised with the larch as with other timber, but the practical inconveniences of the plan have prevented its adoption on any large scale.Advertisement
The yearly out-turn is estimated at over 20,000 logs, and forest officers have estimated that an annual out-turn of 9000 logs might be kept up without injury to the forests.
The prosperity of Drammen depends mainly on the timber trade; and saw-milling is an active industry, the logs being floated down the river from the upland forests.
They then look like floating logs; and thus they float or gently approach their prey, which consists of anything they can overpower.
As soon as possible after felling, logs by sawing into scantling sizes, for if the log is left to dry or season, it is liable on shrinking to split.
The sal tree yields the most important timber; the finest logs are cut in the Khairagarh jungles and floated down the Gogra to Bahramghat, where they are sawn.
Nearly fifty skeletons were discovered, mostly lying upon charred logs, surrounded with cinerary urns filled with partially burned bones.
To enlarge the area, or raise the surface-level where that was necessary, layers of logs, brushwood, heather and ferns were piled on the shallow, and consolidated with gravel and stones.
Occasionally a bridge of logs, or a causeway of stones, formed a communication with the shore, but often the only means of getting to and from the island was by canoes hollowed out of a single tree.
Remains of huts of logs, or of wattled work, are often found within the enclosure.
The substructure was built up from the bottom of the loch, partly of brushwood but chiefly of logs and trunks of trees with the branches lopped off, placed in layers, each disposed transversely or obliquely across the one below it.
From their common feature of a substructure of brushwood and logs built up from the bottom, the crannogs have been classed as fascine-dwellings, to distinguish them from the typical piledwellings of the earlier periods in Switzerland, whose platforms are supported by piles driven into the bed of the lake.
Petersburg and Richmond on the James are connected with regular steamship lines with Norfolk, Richmond's water trade being chiefly in coal, oil, logs and fertilizer.
Traffic through these canals consists chiefly of forest products, logs, lumber and shingles.
Tar is prepared largely from P. sylvestris; it is chiefly obtained from the roots, which, mingled with a few logs, are arranged in a conical or funnel-shaped hollow made on the steep side of a hill or bank; after filling up, the whole is covered with turf and fired at the top, when the tar exudes slowly and runs into aniron vessel placed below, from the spout of which it is conveyed into barrels.
Logs and clumsy floats of bark and grass enabled them to cross water under favourable circumstances.
Apart from the Tartarides, the Pedipalpi are large or medium-sized Arachnida, nocturnal in habits and spending the day under stones, logs of wood or loosened bark.
There are also flour mills, tanneries (United States Leather Co.), patent medicine, furniture, coffin woodenware and wagon factories, knitting and spinning mills, planing mills, and sash, door and blind factories - the lumber being obtained from logs floated down the river and by rail.
He laboured assiduously to obtain observations as to the winds and currents by distributing to captains of vessels specially prepared log-books; and in the course of nine years he had collected a sufficient number of logs to make two hundred manuscript volumes, each with about two thousand five hundred days' observations.
A small cluster of flames was struggling to stay alive in a pile of logs.
He invited us to sit down on comfortable armchairs placed around a fire on which a kettle sat between two logs.
At Cost Logs for wood-burner Ã¢ first basket free thereafter purchase locally.
Print out a copy to read, while you design logs and alerts to detect network bottlenecks.
They spend long periods basking on the ground, on logs, on bramble leaves, or on dead bracken.
We were told of the way corpses in concentration camps were layered up with logs, then the whole lot set alight.
Web logs - A relatively new feature like an online diary.
In Canadian forestry high quality red alder logs are said to be approximately equal in value to that of a Douglas fir log.
The cozy lounge has an open fireplace with a free supply of logs or coal.
The type of work expected at Pontefract included sawing logs, chopping firewood or breaking stone.
The more firewood we deliver the more logs you get for your money.
So I sent Arthur C Clarke to investigate the Mysterious goings on at Logs.
British Waterways has constructed an otter holt from logs to encourage otters to return to the canal for breeding.
We provide impartial, high quality interpretations that will help you gain the most from your image logs.
In such cases page impressions may not be recorded in the server logs.
Wellsite lithology logs often display cuttings lithology data in one column and interpreted lithology in another.
Streams uses Oracle's log Miner infrastructure to read redo logs.
A ' port knocking ' daemon monitors firewall logs, which can have variable levels of detail.
By using the dowels to inoculate cut logs or stumps, mushroom mycelium can be encouraged to grow throughout or colonize the wood.
Reaching the hotel across slippery logs and rotten planking was reminiscent of the Krypton Factor, particularly carrying all our baggage.
The estate sawmill is used to convert logs for a variety of end-products, some of which are utilized on the estate.
Early wood pulps were made by grinding logs between two slowly spinning stones.
As a result I have a surfeit of Beech and Sycamore logs.
Stretch'd along the deck like logs - Bear a hand, you jolly tar, you!
A relatively modern 1958 Ford flatbed truck with bunks cobbled from scrap steel hauled the necessarily short logs to the mill.
Focus groups, written evaluation, and transaction logs were used to gather data and understand actual usage and user needs.
The contents of the sailors' scientific logs were brought together by the American enthusiast in the study of the sea, Matthew Fontaine Maury (1806-1873), whose methods and plans were discussed and adopted at international congresses held in Brussels in 1853 and in London in 1873.
Blocks and logs of agate, chalcedony, jasper, opal and other silicate deposits lie in hundreds over an area of 60 sq.
In such a neighborhood as this, boards and shingles, lime and bricks, are cheaper and more easily obtained than suitable caves, or whole logs, or bark in sufficient quantities, or even well-tempered clay or flat stones.
It was made of two white pine logs dug out and pinned together, and was cut off square at the ends.
Several pretty large logs may still be seen lying on the bottom, where, owing to the undulation of the surface, they look like huge water snakes in motion.
In the course of the summer I had discovered a raft of pitch pine logs with the bark on, pinned together by the Irish when the railroad was built.
I amused myself one winter day with sliding this piecemeal across the pond, nearly half a mile, skating behind with one end of a log fifteen feet long on my shoulder, and the other on the ice; or I tied several logs together with a birch withe, and then, with a longer birch or alder which had a hook at the end, dragged them across.
Where now firm open fields stretch from the village to the woods, it then ran through a maple swamp on a foundation of logs, the remnants of which, doubtless, still underlie the present dusty highway, from the Stratton, now the Alms-House Farm, to Brister's Hill.
Soldiers scattered over the whole place were dragging logs and brushwood and were building shelters with merry chatter and laughter; around the fires sat others, dressed and undressed, drying their shirts and leg bands or mending boots or overcoats and crowding round the boilers and porridge cookers.
Then he became absorbed in a map laid out on the logs.
Tikhon with equal accuracy would split logs with blows at arm's length, or holding the head of the ax would cut thin little pegs or carve spoons.
Gangs of carpenters hoping for high pay arrived in Moscow every day, and on all sides logs were being hewn, new houses built, and old, charred ones repaired.
This includes the production of shiitake mushroom logs, apple juice and cider from unsprayed orchards planted with traditional English varieties.
The steep slope has been terraced, with chunky logs or strainer posts placed to keep the soil in place.
Stretch 'd along the deck like logs - Bear a hand, you jolly tar, you !
You can create aggregate feeds (data merged from multiple logs) to assist with timeline analysis across networked computers.
The logs, green lumber, and lumber not completely air dried often exhibit a stong, unpleasant odor.
However, RSF is not yet at full release status and the verbose logs can sometimes be helpful.
This mechanism logs an object's position at preset constant intervals.
A middleweight is from 14 to 18 inches and will handle larger trees and logs.
Others attempt to install spyware that logs sensitive information when accessing the real bank website (or whatever).
With spyware, the thief actually accesses the files on your computer or logs your keystrokes in order to take personal information you either have saved on your machine or typed in while you're on the Web.
When the person "logs in" the thief gets all of that login information and can then take it and log into the person's real account.
Although the bark is often removed by machine, there are still craftsmen that peel and sand the logs by hand.
Draw Knives - Traditional tools for preparing logs, draw knives are available in curved and straight styles.
There are many resources that provide excellent instructions for learning how to build furniture from logs.
Small limbs are usually left attached to the larger logs and the marks left from the draw knife remain visible.
Many craftspeople lovingly strip the bark and sand the logs by hand.
Using a draw knife to skip peel the wood adds interesting texture and color to the logs.
Tenon cutters attach to the end of an electric drill and shape the ends of the logs so they fit into the holes, or mortises, of another log piece, creating a mortise and tenon joint.
Building materials such as logs or wood, including cedar, oak, hickory and burl wood are common in rustic furniture.
The armoires are made from Northern White Cedar logs that are hand peeled for a very rustic effect.
When logs are hand peeled, a large amount of the inner bark is left on the wood resulting in a very rugged look and the style is often called rough rustic.
The Minnesota cedar logs are left with their natural marks made from nature and could include bug trails and insect tracks, checking, fire scars, elk rubs, burrs or burls.
Producing recycled paper produces 74 percent less air pollution, 35 percent less water pollution and uses 64 percent less energy than making paper from logs.
Rustic furniture often features rough-hewn logs that are made into beds, nightstands, chairs, sofas, end tables, and coffee tables.
This style is casual and sturdy, using rough hewn logs and even twigs in its construction.
This wooden bed frame might be made from rustic logs or refined, polished timbers.
The Americana country style home also draws enormous inspiration from nature such as woolen blankets, birch fire logs, and stormy winter grey skies, sheer muslin, cool linens and golden summer sunbeams.
Aspen logs are also used to make Southwestern style lamps.
Inspirations range from natural wood or logs to geometric Native-American patterns and colors.
Time management tips and printable templates for activity logs, calendars and schedules are provided at Business Balls.
Form a body, two legs, two arms, and a hat for the figure with white logs of fondant.
Official police logs report the incident as "attempted suicide."
The phone logs of the Santa Monica Police Department later confirmed this report.
Students may be required to submit workout logs detailing different workout programs and body measurements as a part of their "labs."
In the nineteenth century, Americans with tattoos were sailors and naval personnel, who wrote about their tattoo experiences in ships' logs, letters, and journals.
This could be old cedar rails, plywood, planks, or even logs.
Channel siding patterns vary greatly, from traditional lap siding to profiles that mimic logs.
Those chimney sweeping logs that are supposed to remove the buildup in your chimney don't really work and can never take the place of having a chimney professionally swept.
Part of that image includes rough-hewn logs on the exterior of the house and a stone chimney with puffy white clouds of smoke escaping from the warm hearth inside.
Since log cabin siding is mass produced, it costs less than traditional logs.
If you look within the firebox, you see nice looking logs that serve only as a decorative element.
There are a rainbow of color and imprint choices available today, including a line of siding meant to mimic the appearance of natural finishes, such as the logs on a rustic cabin.
The company manufactures cedar siding that gives the appearance of rough hewn logs on the house's exterior when installed.
Several of the T-shirts also borrows form popular culture (by way of logs), and then are given their own particular "Straight Edge" spin.
For the business traveler who logs many frequent-flyer hours, a packable, lightweight fabric that sheds wrinkles makes sense.
Those who use these logs are able to spot distractions or pinpoint disruptive behavior, which could be causing their inability to get good sleep.
You will pretty much do everything there is to do within those couple hours despite the hundreds and hundreds of animals you can interact with and add to Kat's logs.
Locate the three audio logs, by yourself or with another. 15 points.
When the tinder burns well, then add hardwood branches or kindling, logs or charcoal briquettes to the fire.
Children are still riding bikes, sipping from play tea sets, and enjoying some of the same toys their parents did, including building blocks, erector sets, and Lincoln Logs.
The black widow, which is found in every state but Alaska, prefers dark, dry places, such as barns, garages, and outhouses, and also lives under rocks and logs.
There is a long list of available forms, from cousin charts to pedigree forms, research logs and family tree charts.Easy Genealogy Forms also offers a variety of free downloadable forms for the genealogist.
Once the student logs in, he or she will see a list of topics.
A unique sports game for older kids requires balancing on round, floating, foam rubber logs as they bob on the pool’s surface.
There can be only one - at least that's what the Highlander said in all those movies (and we all know how many of those there were), but in the world of board games, popularity is ranked by sales and play usage logs from the Internet.
In South France, Yule logs would be burned from Christmas Eve to New Year's Day.
Yule logs are traditionally made from chocolate, rolled with a butter cream or whipped cream filling, then covered in a chocolate icing.
Set up an obstacle course with any items you might have on hand, such as hay bales, wheelbarrows, garbage cans, tires, logs, hula goops, boxes to crawl through, etc… Have kids take turns going through the obstacle course.
Various shapes of blocks such as legos, Lincoln Logs, alphabet blocks or other colored blocks with shapes offer visual stimulation and varying shapes to explore with their hands.
Many of these second homes were larger than the homeowner's city dwelling, and their clever use of logs, bark, stone, and other natural elements inspired an entire school of design.
This solution is ideal for companies or trucking services that don't need realtime location updates, but instead require updated logs of a driver or an employee's travels.
Exercise logs are a wonderful tool for even the most organized fitness guru.
Lastly, it can be a fun experience to look back on old logs and see how much you have accomplished.
For more information regarding exercise logs, ask the fitness enthusiast in your life.
The good thing about exercise logs is that they can be simple, which is important if you're a computer newbie.
If you started from a sedentary position and have worked your way into a regular fitness routine, you can look back on old logs and see the progress you've made.
If you look back on your old logs, it'll be easy for you to see just how far you've come.
Some people find that they purposely do more exercise so that they get the "bragging rights" of recording it in their logs.
In most cases, the best type of fitness logs will display a well-rounded fitness and healthy nutrition program.
The program offers fitness and exercise logs, as well as exercise charts that describe all of your exercises.
In fact, many women find that the interactive website features, which include exercise videos, diet and exercise logs, are more useful than the articles in the print publications.
Goat cheese can come in a variety of shapes, such as spheres, logs, pyramids, discs, and more.
The service logs information on consumers who use insurance search engines and sends that information directly to your email account-sometimes in as little as five minutes.
Annual mileage - The more miles a drivers logs a year, the higher the insurance premiums that will be assessed.
The company started out hauling logs and eventually expanded into construction and wood harvesting.
MySpace Log accurately logs each visitor to your MySpace profile page with daily stats.
A blend of the original term Web logs or weblogs, blogs are usually commentaries or news about something happening in the world or the writers' personal or professional lives.
Deactivated accounts lay dormant until the account owner logs in again, at which time it returns as if nothing had happened.
One example would be, when a user logs into your website, you can have your PHP script look up their address within your user table in the SQL database, and return a customized welcome statement on the page.
Running a web server requires at least one individual with the skill and discipline to maintain patches, monitor logs, resolve bottlenecks, and keep an eye on the server.
There are also logs kept of any transfer activity which can help with troubleshooting down the line.
I want to look at the logs for the past few days to see if any of the scouts have reported any other fed buildings going up in flames.
Milage logs were kept not with the drivers but with the pool cars, and World Wide must have more than 100.
These logs were towed from the ship, but with quick passages and well surveyed coasts, the need arose for a patent log which could be readily consulted from the deck, and from which the distance run under varying speeds could be quickly ascertained.
When concealment is no longer possible terrestrial species, like the Lycosidae, dart swiftly to the nearest shelter afforded by crevices in the soil, stones, fallen leaves or logs of wood, while those that live in bushes, like the Argyopidae, drop straight to the ground and lie hidden in the earth or in the fallen vegetation beneath.
Jamaica quassia is imported into England in logs several feet in length and often nearly one foot in thickness, consisting of pieces of the trunk and larger branches.
They are enlarged replicas of the primeval wooden hut described above, having rafters with their upper ends crossed; thatched or shingled roof; boarded floors, and logs laid on the roof-ridge at right angles for the purpose of binding the ridge and the rafters firmly together.
By 1904 more than 6800 of these meteorological logs with 7,000,000 observations had been accumulated by the Meteorological Office in London; 20,000 with io,600,000 observations by the German Marine Observatory at Hamburg; 4700 with 3,300,000 observations by the Central Institute of the Netherlands at de Bilt near Utrecht.
The contents of these logs, it is true, refer more to maritime meteorology than to oceanography properly so-called, as their main purpose is to promote a rational system of navigation especially for sailing ships, and they are supplied by the voluntary co-operation of the sailors themselves.
Over all there was laid a layer of earth, a floor of logs or a pavement of flagstones.
They then crossed the hollow to Semenovsk, where the soldiers were dragging away the last logs from the huts and barns.
Karataev paused, smiling joyously as he gazed into the fire, and he drew the logs together.