Winch Sentence Examples
A glass plate fixed to a wooden or metal shaft is rotated by a winch.
The line is hauled in by a steam or electric winch, and the sounding-tube containing a sample of the bottom deposit is rapidly brought on board.
The viking glider uses a winch to get off of the ground.
The winch hauling the rock uses the northern hemisphere 's largest electric motor - 7000 hp.
The secondary hydraulic pump supplies the push bar lock and winch, and provides for faster cylinder retraction.Advertisement
The winch then pulls the trolleys plus boats sideways out of the water.
Photograph showing close-up of an otter trawl, taken around 1900 Open A steam winch was used to haul the trawls.
The vehicle is fitted with a front mounted heavy duty winch.
In the center of the picture is shown a hand operated cable winch which is used to pull heavy items.
Which required 8 firemen and a hydraulic winch to reopen.Advertisement
The electric winch inside the prompt side pros arch.
The Thompson Puma is a double capstan winch used for hauling and lifting.
The trawl winch system is arranged for regenerative braking.
Externally the only piece of equipment that has been fitted is the anchor winch.
The reel seat is a screw winch fitting made of very strong carbon construction.Advertisement
The original vehicle was fitted with a Croft winch driven from the vehicle 's main engine.
A winch cable is inserted through the existing line which is then attached to the front of the new liner.
The end of the winch rope can just be seen over the towing bracket.
I would also be concerned if you have not checked that the winch wire used on the winches matches the rated winching capacity.
This might be true however security guards from film sets have been known to wind people up with or without winch gear !Advertisement
In front of them a disk of ebonite or glass, having carriers of metal fixed to its edge, was rotated by a winch.
The Museum has a basic APC, but so far, without the winch conversion kit.
At some point a winch was installed adjacent to Windsor Bridge to help drag the laden barges upstream against the current.
The stage right wall now has 55 single purchase counterweight sets and the winch gallery stage left has 12 electric winches with pendant controls.
My main duties were winch launching and driving the trucks to retrieve the gliders and winch cables.Advertisement
A wire hawser attached to a mobile winch held them.
A new winder - in reality a ship's winch fitted with a diesel engine - and a steel headgear were installed.
The glider is pulled into the air by a steel cable that is connected to a powerful winch.
I would also be concerned if you have not checked that the winch wire used on the winch wire used on the winches matches the rated winching capacity.
The land rover was stabilized using a tirfor winch attached to the rear of the appliance and equipment was transported down the slope.
The frames hang vertically from the bottom of the overhead bridge, and rest against a sill at the bottom when the weir is in operation, the openings between the frames being closed below the water-level by rolling-up curtains or sliding panels, which are lowered or raised by a travelling winch carried by a small foot-bridge formed by hinged brackets at the p ack of the frames, and situated a little above the highest floodlevel.
Men are stood around a winch they have made from tree trunks, holding ropes attached to it.
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All armament and the radar was removed and a winch fitted in the rear fuselage.
Wimshurst constructed numerous very powerful machines of this type, some of them with "multiple plates, which operate i - almost any climate, and rarely fail to charge themselves and deliver a torrent of sparks between the disf El charge balls whenever the winch is turned.
To "heave the log," a man holds the log-reel over his head (at high speeds the man and portable reel are superseded by a fixed reel and a winch fitted with a brake), and the officer places the peg in the log-ship, which he then throws clear and to windward of the ship, allowing the line to run freely out.
It consisted of a globe of sulphur fixed on an axis and rotated by a winch, and it was electrically excited by the friction of warm hands held against it.
Prospering by the law, William Howard of Wiggenhall rose to knight's rank and acquired by purchase Grancourt's manor in East Winch, near Lynn, where he had his seat in a moated house whose ruins remain.
If this series of operations be made to depend upon the continuous rotation of a winch or handle, the arrangement constitutes an electrostatic influenceenachine.
The trestles of this weir are, as usual, hinged to the apron, so that in flood-time they can be completely lowered into a recess across the apron by means of chains actuated by a winch, leaving the channel perfectly open for the discharge of floods and for the passage of vessels when the lock is submerged.
He was probably dead and buried in his chapel at East Winch before November 27, 1308, the date of the patent by which Henry Scrope succeeded him as a commissioner of trailbaston.
The other six are connected to each other and to the lowest one by wire cables and pulleys in such a way that when the cable which connects the two lowest tubes is wound in by means of a winch, each of the tubes except the fixed one will rise within the next one through the same distance.
This arrangement has been provided at several weirs on the Thames, to afford control of the flood discharge, and reduce the extent of the inundations; the largest of these composite weirs on that river is at the tidal limit at Teddington, where the two central bays, with a total length of 2421 ft., are closed by thirty-five draw-doors sliding between iron frames supporting a foot-bridge, from which the doors are raised by a winch.'
By his first wife, Margaret, daughter and heir of Sir John Plays, Sir John Howard had a son who died before him, leaving a daughter through whom descended to her issue, the Veres, earls of Oxford, the ancient Norfolk estates of the Howards at East Winch and elsewhere, with the lands of the houses of Scales, Plays and Walton, brought in by the brides of her forefathers.