beam hanger

beam hanger

[′bēm ‚haŋ·ər]
(petroleum engineering)
An attachment at the end of a walking beam above a well casing to lift the pump rods or sacked rods.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

beam hanger

1. A strap, wire, or other hardware device which supports framework from structural members.
2. A stirrup, 4.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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