span, riveted braced girders for spans of 50 ft.
When they entered the living room, Lori's full attention riveted on Destiny.
Her eyes were riveted to the scene.
Immediately his gaze riveted on hers, searching for every emotion.
The men were dispersing, and her heart leapt when she saw Damian's gaze riveted to her window.
All abutting joints in riveted work are faced to exact lengths and absolutely at right angles to the axis of the piece, and are spliced by scarf plates of proper dimensions adequately secured by rivets.
His fangs were out, his attention riveted to her.
When we entered the room, the children's attention was riveted on Helen.
He nodded; his attention riveted on the highway.
He paid no heed to the words that were droning on, until a name riveted him to attention.
Her gaze was riveted to the man before her.
His gaze, however, was riveted to the vial.
Brady's gaze was riveted to her.
Her features were still, her dark eyes riveted to him.
Natasha, motionless on her knees (she was unable to stir), with frightened eyes riveted on him, was restraining her sobs.
The stranger was silent, gaze riveted to her.
His attention was riveted on her as he altered his course to stop at the table in front of her.
A warm deep voice drifted in from the kitchen and Carmen's gaze riveted on the kitchen doorway.
The demons they passed bowed to Darkyn, their eyes riveted to her once the scary creature strode by.
Her gaze was immediately riveted to that of an alien unlike those of Romas's clan.
Following his gaze, she found Rob's attention was riveted on Jenny.
Deidre rested against the wardrobe, arms crossed as she shook from cold but blue eyes riveted to him.
Evelyn smiled tightly from her position a couple of feet away, her attention riveted to the situation before her.
The Bhutias lay out their fields in a series of terraces cut out of the sides of the hills; each terrace is riveted and supported by stone embankments, sometimes 20 ft.
Katie stopped fussing with her dress and her full attention riveted on Carmen's face.
The rider, whose figure seemed familiar to Rostov and involuntarily riveted his attention, made a gesture of refusal with his head and hand and by that gesture Rostov instantly recognized his lamented and adored monarch.
These straps shall be made of wrought-iron or steel, and shall be riveted or bolted to the flanges or to the webs of the beams or girders.
deep, is riveted to the longitudinals.
In some cases riveted covers had to be substituted for the pins.
The despatch of Florence Nightingale with a staff of trained nurses, to superintend the administration of the military hospitals was the direct result of the publicity given to the details of the Crimean War by The Times, and it formed a new departure which riveted the eyes of the civilized world.
Riveted wrought-iron pipes 3 ft.
In such metal framework the beams and girders shall be riveted to each other at their respective junction points.
boiler barrel is made up of four separate sections riveted together.
riveted steel plate.
riveted ring mail construction is a mind destroying process.
riveted the eyes of all.
riveted joints of the hull.
For riveted girders E is about 17,500,000 lb per sq.
The hull is original of quarter inch riveted steel plate.
Riveted ring mail construction is a mind destroying process.
He was a great man; wherever he went, he riveted the eyes of all.
For true crime lovers, The Book Thief will keep you riveted!
Riveted plate girders are used up to 50 ft.
1 shows a built-up pulley having a cast-iron nave A, straight wrought-iron arms B, screwed therein and connected to a steel plate-rim C by riveted ends, and also by screwed flanges D riveted on each side to the rim.
The pulley is in halves to facilitate fixing, and when in place the sections C are joined by plates E, bolted or riveted to the rim.
The holder is made of sheet iron riveted together, the thickness depending upon the size of the holder.
A lesson in geometry, given by Ostilio Ricci to the pages of the grand-ducal court, chanced, tradition avers, to have Galileo for an unseen listener; his attention was riveted, his dormant genius was roused, and he threw all his energies into the new pursuit thus unexpectedly presented to him.
Fortunately for the Netherlands the attention of Philip was at their time of greatest weakness riveted upon his contemplated invasion of England, and a respite was afforded which enabled Oldenbarneveldt to supply the lack of any central organized government by gathering into his own hands the control of administrative affairs.
Riveted sheets of steel have been occasionally used, and, where bedded in a sufficient thickness of concrete, with success.
196) by Severus, who destroyed the city, demolished the famous wall, which was built of massive stones so closely riveted together as to appear one block, put the principal inhabitants to the sword and subjected the remainder to the Perinthians.
The pope, looking about for a saviour, cast his eyes on Charles Martel, whose victory at Tours had riveted the attention of the world.
During his stay in the city he riveted more firmly still the affections both of the senate and of the people.
Nevertheless the tendency is to use riveted connexions in preference to pins, and in any case to use pins for tension members only.
In thick plates it is not attempted by hand, but pressing is done between dies, or segments of the sphere are prepared separately and riveted together.
This is the explanation of all the varied forms of riveted joints, which to casual observers often appear to be of a fanciful character.
had long been chafing under the terms imposed by the treaty of Bassein (1802), and the subsequent treaty of Poona (1817), which riveted yet closer the chains of dependence upon the paramount power.
between centres; their ends are usually framed to fit the form of the girders, and rest either upon their lower flanges, or upon seats formed of angles riveted to their webs, being secured to them by a pair of angles at each end of the beam riveted to its web and to the web of the girder.
Sometimes the beams rest upon the girders, and are riveted through the flanges to it; in this case the abutting ends of beams are spliced by scarf plates placed on each side of the webs and secured by rivets.
above the stream, the trench below ground was filled with concrete much in the usual way, while above ground the water-tight diaphragm consists of a riveted steel plate varying in thickness from in.
Her eyes were riveted to his frame in a way that warned her the bond she'd felt with Gabriel was now with this creature.
Gaze riveted to the crimson drops, he instinctively opened his mouth for his incisors to have room to emerge.
Through the gauze curtain our eyes were all riveted upon the scene within.
gauze curtain our eyes were all riveted upon the scene within.
Additionally, cartoon posters were painted on aluminum sheets 4ft by 2ft and riveted on the back and side of long distance intercity coaches.
Race Clutch Disk This consists of a steel hub riveted to a steel disk on which eight sintered copper pads are installed.
Destitute of natural oratorical gifts and somewhat ungainly in his manner, he attracted and even riveted the attention of his audience by a rare combination of intellectual keenness, emotional fervour, spiritual insight and power of dramatic representation of character and life.
The tube is cylindrical, of riveted steel plate, graduated in thickness from the centre to its extremities, and bolted by very powerful flanges to a strong short cast-iron central tube, in which, as in Dr Engelmann's telescope (fig.
He has discovered that there is some " weeping " between the riveted joints of the hull.
Knife handles were commonly made of two flat plates of bone riveted onto the metal tang of the blade.
Dismantling Ironwork is often fastened together with riveted, or tenoned joints.
This is not to say that parents with baby cams will have their eyes riveted to the display every second, but the chances of a parent foreseeing dangerous occurrences are notably higher with a camera feature.
Solid steel pieces are the safest options; flatware with riveted handles can chip or break more easily, particularly with inexpensive handles.
The reader remains riveted as the hero opens a forbidden door that allows him to learn the hideous nature of the philosopher's rampant experiments.
Install a ceramic tile backsplash made to look like riveted metal, and have it glazed in modern color for an interesting twist.
It's a fascinating game that will have you riveted to the screen.
If the man selling you coffee is riveted by your bust line, then it's not.
We're talking bows on tweed with riveted handles and pewter charms.
Leather is colored and textured while the designs are boxy, slouchy, riveted and/or covered in antique hardware.
More importantly the backpack is also given riveted reinforcement to support the structure of your fabulous product.
This bag features a polycarbonate reinforced bottom frame, so it's extra sturdy and ready for heavy duty wear and tear, and it features a riveted "grab" handle for easy tugging.
Take a sexy discount stiletto boot, add a plat-formed bottom, and watch passersby's be riveted.
Sometimes this glimpse into their reality isn't very pleasant, but curious fans remain riveted.
Of the two chief methods of working bronze, gold and silver, it is probable that the hammer process was first practised, at least for statues, among the Greeks, who themselves attributed the invention of the art of hollow casting to Theodorus and Rhoecus, both Samian sculptors, about the middle of the 6th century B.C. Pausanias specially mentions that one of the oldest statues he had ever seen was a large figure of Zeus in Sparta, made of hammered bronze plates riveted together.
Where surfaces in riveted work come in contact they shall be painted before assembling.
Columns are generally built of riveted work of zedbars, channels, angles, plates, or lattice, of such form as will make the simplest and most easily constructed framing in the particular position in which the column is placed.
A political event of the first importance now riveted his attention upon the north.
If pillars made of rolled iron or steel are used, their different parts shall be riveted to each other and the beams and girders resting upon them shall have riveted or bolted connexions to unite them with the pillar.
For girders of small spans " I " beams or channels are generally used, but for greater spans girders are built of riveted work.
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