Anchor plate

anchor plate

[′aŋ·kər ‚plāt]
(civil engineering)
A metal or wooden plate fastened to or embedded in a support, such as a floor, and used to hold a supporting cable firmly.

Anchor plate

A metal plate on a wall that holds the end of a tie rod; used in masonry construction.

anchor plate

A square metal plate used as floor tile in industrial plants.
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Last night Mohammad Ali ASI Padidan police station caught red handed an accused namely Ghulam Kamber son of Kaural Soomro and recovered from his possession large nails used to fix Turs bar, anchor plate and sleepers.
Mobile floodwalls usually comprise posts (including center post and end posts), dam beams, ground seal, bolts, pressing tool, and anchor plate [17-19].
Besides, the prestressed NSM specimens experienced two types of failure mode: by rupture of the CFRP tendon after yielding of the steel reinforcement (SL90, SL83, Figure 6) and by increase of the cracks around the anchor plate (SL77, SL70, Figure 7).
The Kensington Locking Kits, which feature a long carbon steel cable, anchor plate, and a Kensington keyed lock head, allowed the thin clients to be locked down securely with their associated monitors like a "set," avoiding the need for 10 extra locks.
The bolt that secures the front passenger seatbelt webbing to the seat's anchor plate is likely to be missing, allowing the webbing to detach from the anchor.
where [k.sub.0] is the lateral pressure coefficient of the soil mass and z is the vertical distance from the anchor plate to the infinitesimal section.
The new drill frame design funnels spilled drilling fluid to a single point at the front of anchor plate where it can be contained in a pit or removed with a vacuum to keep the work area clean and dry.
At the yacht's official launch in Poole, Dorset, Jordan smashed the traditional bottle of Champagne on her anchor plate and christened the vessel Blush.
"Consider using a wheel clamp or securing quad bikes to the floor with a heavy chain through the handles and attaching them to an anchor plate with a secure padlock.
Then we bolted anchor sections to the tower's legs, and set it in place so that the tower is leveled and earth is tamped back solidly over the four holes above each anchor plate. Finally, the restored windmill is again ready to work in the wind.
The barrel sections are held together by four tie rods into an anchor plate, the spokesman said.
He first poured a special footing for the anchor plate at the base of the staircase, then poured a new slab around it, leaving the plate recessed 4 inches in concrete.