In the past, 95% of Rowe's product mix was counterweights
If you didn't have extra weight to add to the counterweight
, you could raise the counterweight
to a height of 78 meters to break the record or use a pumpkin with a mass of 1,03 kg.
The word trebuchet, which is used in English to denote a counterweight
operated siege machine, originally meant only the largest and most powerful of these machines.
What surprised me was that J of Repair knew exactly how I had bent the counterweight
extension arm without me telling him how
For freehand yo-yos, Brown says, it took a lot of experimenting to discover that the best ratio of yo-yo mass to counterweight
mass is 7 to 1.
Do we in fact have a new kind of division in Europe, between those in the West anxious for Europe to be a counterweight
to the U.
An adviser to Bremer told the press that this appointment was intended to "provide a counterweight
to the imams"--that is, the Muslim religious leaders who also have places on the council.
Elijah Price (Samuel L Jackson) provides the counterweight
to Willis' recalcitrant disbelief, playing a comic book zealot with his own desperate reasons for needing a superhero.
Women appear in this analysis as having wider non-family and non-kin social networks than men, as constituting more than 40 percent of executors, as more inclined than men to bequeath equally to sons and daughters and to nurture ties to natal kin as a counterweight
to their husbands.
Though Net Loss makes for a nice counterweight
to the vast body of post-bubble fluff, it's far too ambitious for its own good.
It should be remembered that whether today's large crane, with fulcrum point and counterweight
with jib cables, is used, or a timber lever with human counterweights
, the same engineering/ mathematical principles apply.
For instance, appointing a "lead director" - an outsider who can marshal the other outsiders and pose a counterweight
to the CEO - can lead to a caste system and often has the unintended effect of causing some directors to take a secondary, passive role in board affairs.