How to use Uprights in a sentence
The chief portion of this rig is the derrick, Oil which consists of four strong uprights or legs held in Derrick position by ties and braces, and resting on strong wooden sills, which are preferred, as a foundation, to masonry.
The crown of William the Conqueror and his immediate successors seems to have been a plain circlet with four uprights, FIG.
The span to the centres of the end uprights is 820 ft.; width between centres of main uprights at bed-plate 100 ft., and between centres of main members at end of centilevers 20 ft.
The shelves should be of slate a, a, supported by iron uprights b, b, each half having a front ledge of bricks set on edge in cement c, c. The slabs of slate forming the shelves should not be too closely fitted, as a small interval will prevent the accumulation of moisture at the bottom of the bed.
This axis is a hollow forging of nickel steel, of which the accurately turned pivots rest on bearings attached to cast-iron uprights bolted upon a massive cast-iron base plate.Advertisement
Its framework is composed essentially of four uprights, which rise from the corners of a square measuring loo metres on the side; thus the area it covers at its base is nearly 22 acres.
These uprights are supported on huge piers of masonry and concrete, the foundations for which were carried down, by the aid of iron caissons and compressed air, to a depth of about 15 metres on the side next the Seine, and about 9 metres on the other side.
Within the larger circle were two smaller ones, placed not in the axis of the great one but on its north-eastern side, each of which consisted of a double concentric ring of stones; the centre being in one case a menhir or pillar, in the other a dolmen or tablestone resting on two uprights.
This is especially necessary in the case of reverberatory furnaces, which are essentially weak structures, and therefore require to be bound together by complicated systems of tie rods and uprights or buck staves.
Prune the long straggly laterals which bore fruit in previous years and also the central uprights to prevent the tree getting too tall.Advertisement
Stobs are replaced by 100 x 100mm uprights, braced with steel studding.
The rear uprights and driveshafts were retained from the Griffin.
The western tower of the gate was erected around six large timber uprights.
Generally, cylinder type vacuum cleaners have more suction than uprights with attachments.
Beech effect with metal uprights and pull out trundle bed.Advertisement
The front suspension was a double wishbone set-up with Shadow DN1 F1 uprights.
All this being said many high quality uprights sound better than low quality grands.
Many fine uprights can be purchased for under $5000 and quality smaller grand pianos for under $20,000.
Uprights are good beginner pianos, often cheaper, but won't have the rich tones as a grand.
It is soft and warm, and has an embroidered image on the back of a football flying through the uprights.Advertisement
After you've done that, you can see how good of a place kicker you are, sending that pigskin through the uprights for the win.
The Milwaukee brace consists of metal uprights attached to pads at the hips, rib cage, and neck.
Electrolux-branded vacuums come in a range of styles, including canisters, uprights, lightweights and whole-home central vacs.
Type Z can be used in S170 and S180 uprights.
Active HEPA Filter can be used in S4000 and S5000 canisters as well as S2 and S7 uprights.Advertisement
The collection includes vertical uprights, rolling totes and garment bags.
Anyone taken by the ever-popular animal trend will appreciate Zamora, a six piece collection that includes rolling travel and shopping totes, safari and rolling duffles and vertical uprights.
The Fieldbrook collection features two uprights and a boarding bag, all made from lightweight polyester.
The collection consists of a wheeled boarding bag and three different sized uprights.