Wire-rope Sentence Examples
The excavated material is brought to the hoisting shaft, or sometimes directly to the surface, in small mine cars, moved by men or by animals, or by locomotives or wire-rope haulage.
In the Lancashire and the Midland districts wire-rope guides have been introduced to a very considerable extent, with a view of meeting the above objections.
Another wire rope with a travelling carriage took out the links.
The lattice girders of the side spans were first rolled into place, so as to project some distance beyond the piers, and then the arch ribs were built out, being partly supported by wire-rope cables from (3) Draw or Bascule Bridges.
It was formed of a rubble mound quarried by convict labour at the summit of the island, and was lowered by a wire-rope incline to the sea.Advertisement
The town possesses large ironworks, coal-mines, rolling-mills, zinc smelting-works, railway workshops and manufactures of wire-rope, glass, chemicals, porcelain and soap. The first houses of Oberhausen were built in 1845, and it received its municipal character in 1874.
Drop wire A small vertical steel wire rope used for rigging an object from.
Little convoys of about six hutches were pulled along rails by this moving wire rope.
On this strong wire rope with its massive protection of bobbins and rubber the whole structure of the trawl is built up.
Drop Wire A small vertical steel wire rope used for rigging an object from.Advertisement
The CPR is towed on a 10mm diameter wire rope at a depth of about 10 meters.
A Flemish Eye is a length of steel wire rope cable, one end of which is formed into a loop.
Taken out by Dave Sweeting on the swaging method of attaching ladder rungs to the wire rope.