bent bar

bent bar

[′bent ‚bär]
(civil engineering)
A longitudinal reinforcing bar which is bent to pass from one face of a structural member to the other face.

bent bar

A longitudinal reinforcing bar which is bent to pass from one face of a structural member to the other face.
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Hence a bent bar measured with the bend concave up, may appear to shorten, lengthen or not change at all depending on the positions of the gauging spheres and support points.
That meant I had to go out with a bent bar and only half-abrake lever in qualifying.
Within a minute, Sylvester Kirk calls to report a bent bar on the starting stalls, and we divert to make the repair.
The front fascia is vertical and linear with a powerful, thick bent bar grille that was inspired by the mid-sixties Galaxie lineup.
A bent bar can sometimes be straightened by flexing it across the bumper of a pickup truck or similar solid base.
Perhaps the most peculiar currency he has is the aACAyTaweylat Al-Hassa" or "Larin" which are bent bars of Gold, silver and copper issued in Persia and used as currency in the Gulf region in the 17th and 18th centuries.
Last night, on the smoke-blackened wall, the bent bars were clearly visible - testament to Tracy's desperate attempt to save her sons.