pent roof


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pent roof

A small sloping roof, the upper end of which butts against a wall of a house, usually above the first-floor window. If carried completely around the house, it is called a skirt roof.
See also: Roof

pent roof

1. A small eaves-like projection from the façade of a house between the first and second floors; has a single straight slope; may provide very limited shelter for a window or door directly below, but is usually merely decorative. Frequently called a visor roof; also See skirt-roof.
2. Same as shed roof.

shed roof, pent roof

shed roof
A roof shape having only one sloping plane.
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It can be observed in the LIF image at 570 degCA (Figure 8a) that the Coanda effect manifests itself immediately after SOI as the jet is deflected to the pent roof instead of proceeding along the injector axis to form a hollow cone.
In addition, the momentary increase in the mixing rate immediately after the EOI is likely attributable to the strong dilution of the trail of the jet-promoted motion that previously attached to the pent roof due to the Coanda effect and was continuously supplied by the injection with restricted bulk mixing with surrounding air as observed for instance by LIF experiment in the case of the aforementioned rich cloud following the tumble motion.
In the pent roof design, the top of the combustion chamber is angled and the valves are positioned at a 45[degrees] slant relative to the center of the cylinder.
1 piece of glazed aluminum saddle roof construction with RWA function, 4 pieces glazed aluminum pent roof constructions with RWA functions, about 60 pieces of aluminum window elements with sunscreen and window sills and about 50 pieces inner door elements with and without fire protection requirements.
Tenders are invited for providing pent roof over village office sarkara
Throw the building based on the L-shaped storey building, basement with pent roof.
Pent roof height rear wall 3,2m and height in front 3,45 m.
Aluminium Stehfalzeindeckung on formwork provided by the customer, pent roof, roof slope 3 , gutters and downspouts.
Tenders are invited for Pent roof for service building at SSD area (First Floor)
Single-pitch roofs, or pent roofs, give nearly the same headroom all the way round inside, although there is a slight slope to ensure rainwater flows away easily.
Single-pitch roofs,or pent roofs,give nearly the same headroom all the way round inside,although there is a slight slope to ensure rain water flows away easily.