Guy rope


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Guy rope

A rope that secures or steadies a derrick or a temporary structure.
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The guy ropes and image stabilisation computer equipment mean that even if there is some wind we can take really sharp images - and best of all, I don't have to climb anything.
Rather than guy ropes, sawdust and candyfloss, you get heady blasts of the popular classics ( Carmen, Carmina Burana and anything else that'll go through a rhythm machine ( plus loads of stage mist and lighting effects.
Who'd want to learn to crochet, to knit or to darn things when you could be manhandling lock gates and guy ropes, starting conflagrations on which you could spit-roast a bison, and learning to climb a rock-face without wetting your pants?
If you're in an extreme cold and frozen situation, mountain pitons are excellent anchors for guy ropes.
Once you have firmed the soil around the rootball, you may find it necessary to stake or tie the tree with guy ropes to prevent the wind blowing it about and tearing any new roots.
If you can find a public court free in that fortnight, you've done well, but for the rest of the year you could camp out on them and nobody would ever think of pulling up your guy ropes in disgust.
Tenders are invited for Repairs And Replacement Works Of100 Mtr Mw Masts Old,Rusted Defective Guy Ropes, Link Plates, Cotter Pins , Straining Screws, Guy And Mast Base Insulator Etc, If Found Defective At All India Radio, Pondicherry.
In two designs, this person Igloo includes roll up entrance, groundsheet, pegs, guy ropes and carry And it comes with year guarantee.
With the arrival of May 1, the annual routine begins - weather forecasts are carefully consulted on an hourly basis and the ubiquitous green and white-striped canopy meticulously checked for missing guy ropes, lost pegs or suspicious-looking burns from the previous year.
Pictures from the Gazette archive show Boro squads jogging around the streets near Ayresome Park unsupervised and at a leisurely pace while chatting about their new Capris or - incredibly - pounding around Stewart Park and dodging guy ropes while tents were being erected ready for the Cleveland Show.
What did have a mark on it was one of the guy ropes.
In March occupants of three narrowboats moored in the basin were terrorised by a gang of youths who shouted abuse, rocked the boats and cut guy ropes, setting them adrift.