Bearing plate

bearing plate

[′ber·iŋ ‚plāt]
(civil engineering)
A flat steel plate used under the end of a wall-bearing beam to distribute the load over a broader area.
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Bearing plate

A metal plate at the end of a beam or bottom of a column to distribute the load over a larger surface.
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bearing plate

A steel slab which is placed under a beam, column, girder, or truss to distribute the end reaction from the beam to its support.
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Every night we arranged pit-falls for the robbers, and all filed up to bed, bearing plate, money, weapons, and things to barricade with, as if we lived in war times.
In five minutes they returned, the little ones bearing plates of thin caraway wafers,--hearts, diamonds, and circles daintily sugared, and flecked with caraway seed raised in the garden behind the house.
On Thursday morning, a Philippine Rabbit bus bearing plate number ECM 9292 reportedly fell off a bridge on the northbound of North Luzon Expressway (NLEX) in San Fernando City, Pampanga.
Melvin Ayay, acting chief of the Babatngon Police Station, said the passenger van bearing Plate No.
He was on board a passenger van bearing plate number AAG 7286 from Tagum City.
Also, if the covers are left on while powering up the aircraft, their elastic cords could get jammed into the TADS drive gear and bearing plate.
Add another half drop under the valve cap on the top bearing in the center of the bearing plate. Some valves have an extra hole to facilitate oiling the rotor directly.
The systems involve a cast anchor head, a cast bearing plate, and a plastic or steel structure that feeds steel wiring through to the base plate, as well as several other miscellaneous components (Fig.
5) At the end of the bearing plate movement, compressed air helps eject the parts.
According to Abay, the suspects were arrested after authorities received a tip that there were five persons who were onboard a white Toyota Prado bearing plate number of WKA 826 carrying firearms.
DC 55475 driven by Vicente was on Maha-rlika highway when it swerved into the opposite lane hitting the upcoming Nissan Urvan Van bearing plate No.