He is foolish as the madman who pulls down the roof-tree of his house upon himself.
When the load is being drawn out, the engine pulls directly on the main rope, coiling it on to its own drum, while the tail drum runs loose paying out its rope, a slight brake pressure being used to prevent its running out too fast.
This weight pulls directly against the rope; so if the latter slacks, the weight pulls out the pulley frame and tightens it up again.
Intermittent LinkworkClick and Ratchet.A click acting opon a ratchet-wheel or rack, which it pushes or pulls through a certain arc at each forward stroke and leaves at rest at each backward stroke, is an example of intermittent linkwork.
The other lays on the sheet to certain marks, runs the carriage in under the platen, and pulls the barhandle across to give the necessary impression.
The horizontal bar which receives the pull of the load is connected at its ends with the two spiral springs and pulls verti - cally upon them.
To deaden the vibration of the springs after a load has been placed on the platform, and thus to enable the weights and values of the goods to be read rapidly, the piston of a glycerin cylinder is attached to the end of the lever which pulls upon the hook of the horizontal bar and is worked by it in the glycerin.
The upper end of this rod is formed into a loop, and this loop pulls upon a knife-edge which is fixed to a short lateral arm rigidly attached to a vertical disk, and this disk turns in bearings formed in the frame of the machine.
The manner in which the balance of the load is weighed is as follows: Near the bottom of the vertical leg from the goods-pan, a projecting piece is rigidly attached to it, and as the pan descends with the balance of the load this piece pulls by a hook on a thin band of steel, which llIwwim is led upwards and wraps round the surface of a disk to which it is firmly secured.
And the long arm of the indicator lever pulls vertically upon the spring of an ordinary spring balance, which registers the load, and with the addition of suitable counting mechanism sums up the weights of any number of successive loads.
With unaccustomed activity the tight Achilles pulls the heel bone causing tension on the plantar fascia.
Lou pulls out the razor blade she has hidden in her shoe.
With unaccustomed activity the tight achilles pulls the heel bone causing tension on the plantar fascia.
Lively sister Lucy, Saucy little maid, Going up behind her, Pulls her yellow braid.
The engine also features a reed valve that pulls oil from the cylinder head thereby reducing oil carry-over to the air box.
He pulls a cellphone from his pocket and presses a single button.
damsel nymphs can be fished with faster pulls than you'd use with smaller nymphs.
descend into cliche, Whedon normally pulls the rug out from under your feet.
The following graphic illustrates this by showing how the Core server pulls together a definition for the DOC_INFO template.
hem drawcord pulls.
They just set off so quick that they can bottom out red hydro and then the hook pulls.
His forte is delivering intelligent, thought provoking material that pulls no punches and is always incisive, relevant and up to date.
Artificial damsel nymphs can be fished with faster pulls than you'd use with smaller nymphs.
Hence our obsessive preoccupation with them this part pulls us obsessive preoccupation with them this part pulls us obsessively, wanting to emerge from hiding.
looks offbeat enough to be mildly entertaining, but the starring of Sandler pulls it way down.
Tommy pulls himself up to his window in time to see the heavy woman in the cloth overcoat fall to the pavement.
ploughnd, the Fordson pulls a single furrow plow.
Hence our obsessive preoccupation with them this part pulls us obsessively, wanting to emerge from hiding.
pulls into a secluded driveway and stumbles on a mansion exuding a dilapidated grandeur.
pulls in the punters so they bust a gut to out do their opposition.
G F Newman has written a series which pulls few punches.
Jesus pulls no punches in this letter and exposes any self-deception that the church has.
He pulls onto the hard shoulder to take the call.
Her costume's so skimpy her breast pops out when the werewolf pulls the cross from her neck.
A guy pulls up in a beat up old station wagon to offer a lift.
Every move that Ryu pulls off with every weapon looks completely realistic and supremely stylish.
The Cameroon striker pulls away from Campbell, turns and strikes a left-footed thunderbolt.
There's plenty of low-down torque that pulls all the way to the 7500 red line.
The winch then pulls the trolleys plus boats sideways out of the water.
Usually when using maggots you get the odd tweaks and line pulls from small Roach and Tench, but tonight there was nothing!
I understand that the further society pulls toward a completely valueless, even corrupt material society; genuine religion pulls the other way.
A warm coriander vinaigrette pulls it all together deliciously.
Paul pulls a monster wheelie to get us in the mood.
His latest wheeze is to turn his police officers into bounty hunters by awarding them " points for pulls " .
Through this electromagnet pass impulses of current regulated in frequency by a tuningfork contact breaker; these impulses, acting on the teeth of the iron wheel, by a series of pulls keep it in uniform rotation.
It pulls out and has a secret English drawer, you know!
Her costume 's so skimpy her breast pops out when the werewolf pulls the cross from her neck.
Usually when using maggots you get the odd tweaks and line pulls from small Roach and Tench, but tonight there was nothing !
His latest wheeze is to turn his police officers into bounty hunters by awarding them " points for pulls ".
Instead, Huston just pulls this horrible wide-eyed, open-mouthed expression for 90% of his scenes.
Your doctor may instruct you to push one more time as he pulls the placenta out of your body.
For example, a high chair can become a booster seat that pulls up to the table once it's time to take the tray away.
Some bathroom faucets come without stopper pulls.
He always pulls the grate off the bottom of the fridge.
His numbers are good and he seems quite healthy except that when he grooms himself, he pulls out huge chunks of his fur.
During that time, any creditor who pulls a copy of your credit file will see the alert.
Once the fraud alert is in place, any potential creditor who pulls your credit file in order to extend your credit line or give you new credit will see the fraud alert.
The western United States culture of ranch life is often depicted in decorative cabinet doorknobs and door pulls.
In the summer months, the system reverses the process and pulls heat from your home, and puts it into the earth.
Choose a floor color that pulls a lighter tone from within the counter to keep the design from getting too dark.
This pulls them together and creates a pleasing arrangement on your wall no matter what the pictures contain.
Nothing pulls a room together more than window treatments.
Roosters add nostalgic accents in the form of wallpaper or border, vintage teapots, pictures, and even cabinet pulls.
A dome-top style lamp with ornamental chain pulls will create a soft, ambient glow.
Adornments such as glass knobs or rustic metal pulls add a cottage feel to a piece of furniture.
Unlike Chippendale, Sheraton used carving sparingly and incorporated simple ivory or brass key plates and metal drawer pulls.
Knobs and pulls in the fleur de lis design add sophistication to cabinets and drawers.
If this is the case, try to avoid using gimmicks like drawer pulls in the shapes of fruits and vegetables or animals.
For a fun look, opt for pieces that combine both wood and iron, like a sturdy side table with ornate iron drawer pulls.
Inexpensive transverse rods can stick or employ flimsy pulls that break easily.
The end result should be a space that uses color in a way that pulls everything together.
A green runner across the center of the table pulls the look together.
However, avoid trying to match the plate color this time - a simple white plate or a plate with a design that pulls in some of your color works best.
There's something so appealing about a product that pulls a double shift, like the new, limited edition Laura Mercier Eye Colour Pot.
That's because this site pulls from multiple car lots, so you get a great selection and aren't limited to one lot's prices when you look.
This site also pulls used cars from several dealers.
Usually only about five to ten stories are listed, but Maps.com sometimes pulls some unique stories.
Very similar to Bing Maps, you input the addresses you are starting from and getting to and Google pulls up a set of directions for you.
Whether the part time job pulls in extra money for your family or just for you, an interest in money is the first reason many teens look for jobs.
Or, do you want to stick close to your everyday hair style because too much change pulls you out of your comfort zone?
One of the great pulls of beachside vows is how far it strays from traditional church or courthouse weddings.
MSNBC Scoop reports that K-Fed pulls in a whopping $200,000 for party appearances - not unlike Paris Hilton, who recently claimed that when we see her dancing on tabletops, we have to realize she's working.
It's that kind of illusion that Blaine pulls off that are so inexplicable, they have to be magic, right?
Clicking on a celebrity name pulls up a list of blog posts, all of which include photos, and many of which contain video content about that celebrity.
While most of the highest-paid actors are men, Jolie pulls in a respectable $14 million.
The night before the show, Roy Jones Dog Shows pulls in to set up all ring fencing and floor mats, numbered ring signs, steward tables, and ring grooming/examination tables.
He can stand up, but if he jumps or pulls he will not pass on this.
The Gentle Leader claims that all of their head halter collars are safe and gentler to dogs than traditional neck collars, especially if the dog pulls on his leash.
You can actually see the water it pulls from the air, when the lower chamber is filled with water all you have to do is replace it with a new one.
The internal fan pulls cool air in from the back of the unit, passes it through a filter and over the bulb, expelling the warmed air from the vents on the front of the heater into the room.
Charms can even be used in creative ways, such as zipper pulls or other adornment.
Look for contrasting buttons and zipper pulls, printed fabrics, vivid colors and contrasting collars.
Our Green House sells an organic stuffed sheep that plays a lullaby when someone pulls its cord.
When the weather is warm, the wool pulls the heat away from the feet, keeping them cooler.
It is very absorbent, anti-microbial, allows good ventilation, and pulls moisture away from skin.
One Stop Plus pulls from many plus size online shops and lists all of the inventory in one convenient online location.
The fabric should be even and free of blemishes or pulls.
A cardigan is simply a sweater that buttons up, rather than pulls over.
A thoughtful gift of a clothing item with large zipper pulls or velcro closures instead of buttons removes some of the pain of getting dressed.
A second type is a tongue retainer that pulls the tongue forward.
In some cases, his chakras line up perfectly as he pulls in the energy from nature.
There is also a section that pulls just the polarized lenses for you if that's what you are looking for.
This website pulls together a great deal of the third party promotional offers you will find for Disney tickets.
Whenever you do a search on their site, it pulls up a multiple selection of choices.
There aren't that many tracks and Flatout pulls a Ridge Racer by using alternate routes on tracks to call it 'new'.
Click Left - A hand grabs and pulls the man into a dark bedroom.
A hand pulls him back to the white room.
Oasis pulls through as a good strategy game for casual gamers.
The game pulls you in and then bam!, the game is over.
The graphics are slick, the gameplay is tight, and the atmosphere pulls you right in.
JayIsGames - Casual gameplay at its finest, JayIsGames pulls the best short (and usually free) internet-based games together on one very friendly blog-style webpage.
Allow the salt to dry while it pulls the wine out of the carpet.
Check the drawer pulls to see that they are original to the piece.
Don't use cotton clothing but clothing that pulls moisture off your body.
It "listens" to the song and then pulls up the information you need.
Currency Converter: Developed by Pocketools.com, this application pulls the different currencies from around the world so that you can know exactly how many Mexican pesos is equivalent to one British Pound.
Forceps are spoon-shaped devices that can be placed around the baby's head while the doctor gently pulls the baby out of the vagina.
When both forceps are in place, the doctor pulls on them to help the baby through the birth canal during a uterine contraction.
A pump then creates suction that gently pulls on the cup to ease the baby out the birth canal.
This can occur when a child falls, when an adult pulls up a child's arm, to assist the child up a curb or step or to hurry the child along, or when a child falls away from an adult while being held by the arm.
An infant's shoulder becomes stuck on the mother's pelvic bone during birth; the infant's neck may be stretched and the brachial plexus injured as the physician pulls on the baby to free it before circulatory or respiratory stress occurs.
Approximately 10 to 25 percent of those with corneal abrasions will develop recurrent corneal erosion (RCE) a condition in which the epithelium of the cornea pulls off because it did not heal properly or completely.
Avulsion fracture-A fracture caused by the tearing away of a fragment of bone where a strong ligament or tendon attachment forcibly pulls the fragment away from the bone tissue.
Pressure is applied and the foreskin pulls away from the broadened tip of the penis.
This motion pulls their fixed ends closer, thereby shortening the cell and, ultimately, the muscle itself.
Minor sprains, muscle pulls, blisters, and overuse syndrome are commonly seen injuries in non-contact sports, according to the AOSSM.
Creeping-A form of locomotion in infants, in which the baby pulls the body forward with the arms while the belly and legs drag behind.
This pulls the foot down and back, forcing the boy to walk on tip-toes, called equinus, and further decreases balance.
Latches and locks that are easy to install and use but sturdy enough to withstand pulls and tugs from children are good choices.
Contraction of the biceps muscle, located on the top of the upper arm, pulls on the forearm to flex the elbow and bend the arm.
Finally, the right foot pulls in to meet the left again.
Next, she pulls in her right foot to meet the left, and then steps forward with the left.
Think of a yin yang symbol and the yin side pushing while the yang side pulls.
Eyebrow threading utilizes thread that is twisted around the hairs in a straight line, so it pulls out more hair in one pass than tweezers when pulled sharply.
This is a tidy way of wearing the hair, as it pulls it back from the face and adds a bit of interest.
While shaving provides an instant solution for body hair removal, a longer lasting result can be achieved with waxing, which pulls hair directly from the root, allowing the regrowth pace to be much slower in comparison to regular shaving.
The fabulous thing about this panel panel is that it rolls down during the first few months when you don't need as much support, and pulls up at the end of the pregnancy.
The force of gravity pulls the weight of the baby further towards the birth canal and can help to begin or speed up effacement and dilation.
She's definitely not afraid to mix contrasting patterns in complementary colors, and her youthful, carefree attitude really pulls the look together.
Shopstyle pulls different designs from e-commerce sites and notes all the sales.
When a child pulls the smokestack lever, Rocky is able to stand up on his four back wheels, essentially allowing them to serve as his legs.
In certain areas of the set, the track may come apart as your child pulls trains across it.
Using innovative technology, Braun eliminates the pain associated with hair that tugs or pulls.
The agitator end gets inserted into whatever recipe is being made and when it's turned on, the force created by the agitator pulls the food downward where it is blended smooth.
This Samsung brand microwave is sleek and attractive besides having an impressive vent/fan mechanism that pulls and disperses heat and smoke from the range below it.
The best time to shop is during the first two weekends in December for the Holiday Stroll, when the village pulls out all stops for a truly memorable experience.
Costume Hub offers an easy "couples button" search that pulls up related costumes to match a selected outfit, and Costume Craze has a wide selection of pre-made matches available in many famous themes.
ConsumerSearch pulls together articles from other sources to give comprehensive reviews of products and services, including online dating.
When you fill out your profile, the system automatically pulls the members you'd be most compatible with and most interested in based on how you answered the questions when you set up your profile.
Interracial Tango is at least up front about being a "network" of sites, which simply pulls the members together out of a large database and makes matches including people who are not of the same skin color.
Furthermore, the ring is typically photographed sliding around her finger, which could mean that the ring size is incorrect or the stone is so weighty that it inadvertently pulls to the side.
She may be momentarily disappointed because it's not what she envisioned for a marriage proposal, but when he pulls out that diamond engagement ring she'll be surprised and happy.
This site pulls job openings from other sites around the net, and employers list their openings on here themselves.
Blog Top List - This excellent site also pulls telecommuting job listings from various sources and compiles them into one list that is regularly updated.
This site pulls posts that are tagged for telecommuting and writing and compiles them into a list for browsing.
This site pulls listings for all sorts of magazines, from culture to fashion to business to sports and leisure, so you can explore many different avenues for a variety of assignments.
From chunky zipper pulls to carefully placed aged brass embellishments, each handbag offers attention to detail without being presumptuous.
Any fobs or zipper pulls will be attached with a leather strap.
With their bright colors, dramatic material choices, dangling zipper pulls, and abundance of glittering hardware, these handbags combine a fresh, girly feel with a sophisticated edginess.
Beads are also sometimes used on leather or other zipper pulls to add a bit of splash to a straw handbag.
This suitcase is a real traveling treat that features an extendable handle which pulls out of the suitcase's top, a PVC surface, and two wheels for your little girl to utilize when tugging her luggage around.
A sixteen inch black backpack with white guitar graphics, "Hannah Montana" screened in stage-lights yellow, charm chain and fanciful zipper pulls.
The Blake was a huge success with its chunky hardware and zipper pulls.
The classic flap bag in black is a true investment piece that pairs well with everything and pulls together any outfit with ease.
Try one of these intriguing styles if you're searching for a purse that successfully pulls off the camouflage pattern and makes good use of rhinestones.
Much larger than its Perfect Score counterpart, this backpack has ergonomic shoulder straps, a compression-styled molded back panel and water restraint zippers with "finger loop" pulls.
Fresh Clover: This bold bag incorporates two shades of green: a darker, moss-toned body along with a light green panel and coordinating trim around the zipper pulls.
The rest of the bag is a warm almond shade, while the zipper pulls are lined in yellow.
Scalding can occur when a child pulls something off the top of the stove or when he is exposed to very hot water from a sink or tub faucet.
Everyone can also get a prize, but the winner who pulls up the most weeds first get the largest prize.
She's a goody-goody and he pulls pranks wearing a leather jacket.
Every positive resolution of karma brings the soul closer to that nirvana, and every negative resolution pulls your soul further away.
As the lower density water pulls the ship down, ocean water would fill the ship and eventually pull it down to the bottom of the ocean.
A simple search for "Timberland boots" pulls up thousands of listings for men, women and children at any given time, and the prices are generally quite reasonable.
Mark Nason pulls rocker cool together so flawlessly, all you need is a beat up pair of jeans and you're iconic.
Although Jane wants to tell Grayson the truth, she pulls back from doing so repeatedly.
If someone in the HR department pulls your file to verify an employment history verification request, it's certainly not in your best interest to have a letter with inappropriate remarks on it in your file.
Stir on medium low heat until the mixture comes together like a dough and pulls away from the sides of the pan.
Wood and hardware such as knobs or drawer pulls are often the most expensive parts of a project.
Maintaining appropriate form while doing these exercises is important to avoid injuries like muscle strains or pulls.
Imagine you have a rope attached to your chest that pulls it up towards the ceiling as you tighten your abdominals to crunch to a flexed position.
Fast forward 15 years and 30 lbs, and it's not quite as hot when your midlife crisis pulls you back into the gym for a comeback.
Cable External Rotator Pulls - Move the pulley to about waist-high on a cable machine and attach a single handle.
Cable Internal Rotator Pulls - This exercise is the same as the external pulls above, except you pull so that the handle rotates in towards your belly, similar to the movement of arm wrestling.
It's easy to thrust your shoulders forward when doing presses or pulls.
This makes the muscles more flexible and less prone to pulls and tears.
Failure to do so may cause shortening of the muscles, which in turn cranks up the risk of future pulls and sprains exponentially.
It pulls your belly button towards your spine.
It is important that you don't stretch cold muscles, which can lead to injury and muscle pulls.
This muscle group is what pulls your belly inward; targeting this lower ab group is what's going to help flatten your stomach.
Likewise, your chest extends (pushes) a weight, while your latissimus dorsi flexes (pulls) the weight.
It pulls up and down with ease, especially by the strap, and is far less cumbersome to manage than a standard maternity bra.
Latex can be tricky for newbies, but there are a few tricks that should help you pull off this dominatrix-favored outfit that pulls out all the stops...and that is just for the bedroom.
It then pulls the retailers to most likely suit your needs.
In a scene from the film Gone With the Wind, the main character, Scarlett O'Hara, winces while her servant pulls the strings tight on her undergarment.
It's absorbent, dries quickly, and pulls perspiration away from the skin so you feel dry and comfortable.
It pulls up for breastfeeding and there is a support sling underneath.
These suits are specifically designed to help the wearer have a lump and bump free shape; the suit pulls your body in so that it appears tighter and more toned.
It pulls out all the stops to make you unforgettable.
This is part outlaw country, part honky tonk, and part western swing country, and The Train pulls every one of them off.
As each person adds another sentence, she pulls the envelope down over the top sentence.
The person who pulls out the strip of paper with "murderer" on it doesn't reveal that she is the murderer.
Though Staub is the odd woman out on the show and does not get along with any of her cast mates, Giudice in particular pulls no punches.
Despite this panic, all of the brides enthusiastically thank David after seeing the finished product because he always pulls off something stunning and amazing.
Select what type of ship and the function and any part of the name and it pulls up all the ships that are listed.
The threads attach themselves and the cosmetic surgeon then lifts and pulls them back, causing them to smooth out the face.
Rather than shrinking back, gravity pulls down on the skin making pores more obvious.
As much as I hate to say this, there's a reason fate pulls your guard down when it's time for you to meet your match.
He pulls up next to a farmer and asks the farmer how to get to a certain place.
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