angle bracket


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angle bracket

[′aŋ·gəl ‚brak·ət]
(architecture)
A bracket used in an angle or corner of a molded cornice.
(graphic arts)
Either of a pair of marks 〈〉 enclosing a mutilated passage or the explanation of an abbreviation in a text, or to enclose quotations or illustrations in a reference work. Also known as broken bracket; pointed bracket.

Angle bracket

A bracket at an inside corner of a cornice; usually presenting two perpendicular decorative sides.

angle bracket

A projecting bracket which is not at right angles to the wall.

angle bracket

(character)
Either of the characters "<" (less-than, ASCII 60) and ">" (greater-than, ASCII 62). Typographers in the Real World use angle brackets which are either taller and slimmer (the ISO "Bra" and "Ket" characters), or significantly smaller (single or double guillemets) than the less-than and greater-than signs.

See broket.
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Join the joists to the beams using three angle brackets per joist to stop any movement and avoid the timber splitting.
Before reinstalling the engine, check the angle brackets. Make sure they're tightened down and the heat shield is held in place by both brackets.
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Tim considers aesthetics when installing his angle brackets. If a shelf only needs one bracket, he'll find the stud closest to the center.
The Caddy CPNA Pin Driven Angle Brackets come equipped with time-saving attachments to make the installation of drop wires for T-bars, ceilings, trapezes and electrical raceways easier.
Finally, fit two angle brackets to the underside of the top piece of wood and screw into the wall, using a spirit level to keep you on the straight and narrow.
To fix your completed shelf, fit 3ins angle brackets, two inches above the window lintel, making sure you have a good fixing in straps or brick, and attach the pelmet using 3 4ins No.
THE SECOND METHOD of making simple stairs uses stair angle brackets, which are available at home centers and lumberyards.