previously wrote professional indemnity and product liability for building foundation company Roger Bullivant Limited and its subsidiaries.
These days capstans
are powered by petrol motors, electricity, hydraulics or even pneumatics.
I think you also can get chain saw attachments that use a capstan
, designed for a rope to be wrapped around it.
The N-Ject[TM] anhydrous ammonia metering system developed by Capstan
Ag Systems, Inc.
professional salt & pepper mills, from pounds 15 each, Cole & Mason (0870 160 1319)
A combination of clamping and capstan
effects in the thin film grips is said to overcome these problems.
THE 800-lot sale at the Bristol Auction Rooms on Tuesday includes At the Capstan
Bars, pictured right, by Minnie Agnes Cohen (1864-1940) which is very much in the Newlyn plein air style.
The new vehicle, the Armoured Engineer Vehicle 3 (AEV 3), nicknamed 'Geniepanzer' by the Swiss, is based on a Leopard 2 chassis and is equipped with a hinged excavator, a dozer system and a Rotzler doublewinch system comprising two nine-tonne capstan
For melt spinning and dry spinning processes, Fleissner supplies spinning walls, capstan
units and can-laying systems.
The configuration of the belts allows the capstan
to be stepped, reversed or rotated at each stage.
I have been told that this was done with a horse and pole attached to a windlass or capstan
that wound up a rope attached to the building, which was on skids.
7) Kids play at the capstan
of the Star of India, which is moored along San Diego's waterfront, while a docent explains the rigging to another boy.