double floor


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double floor

[¦dəb·əl ′flȯr]
(building construction)
A floor in which binding joists support the ceiling joists below as well as the floor joists above.

double floor, double-joisted floor, framed floor

A floor in which the binding joists support the common joists above and the ceiling below.
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Apart from the useful double floor in the Icon tested, there is very little road noise from the rear wheels and it's extremely easy to load with a knee-high sill and high opening tailgate.
Other new features added for this year's edition of the Global Village are the Rapide River, the giant water ride, the Topbuzz, Jet Set, F1 giant slide, Double Deck (Venetian Carousel), Crazy Mouse and the world's biggest Horror City, which showcases double floor, hanging 4D, and the ghost town.
Extra space in the boot is created with a double floor concept.
It has a clever double floor allowing additional, segregated stowage space for smaller or more delicate objects.
SEE CORRECTION) The Connecticut show will double floor space from previous shows to accommodate its theme, "Puttin' on the Ritz.
The Vision B Compact Sports Tourer features longitudinal frame members that run the length of the vehicle through its double floor, without the usual "dog-leg" at the front and rear cross-members.
With its double floor, the M134 could support a number of seating heights and storage possibilities, as well as a relatively low, one-box "monospace" variant with seats that folded into the floor when more space was needed.
5m, a new glass and timber screen with openable sections for natural ventilation, backs up the existing external band of glazing at eye level, and a 400mm thick double floor has been laid with insulation and electricity cables and ducts to service each work place.
Adding a second building will almost double floor space for community library services, Ledford said.
Our research and development team started with a basic geometric shape -- the right triangle -- and created a wide range of configurations that can double floor space and enhance an exhibit structure.
From an airy interior with ample head and legroom for three adults across the back to the large boot with double floor, there's plenty of flexibility on offer.
130bhp, engine via The Icon has a double floor at the back as well which is useful gearbox 121mph seconds 46.