bent frame

bent frame

bent frame being tilted in place during a barn raising
One of a number of sections in a timber framework that is transverse to the length of a large barn or house of timber-frame
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Built with a full cast aluminum frame, the device is more durable than competitive models with bent frame and spot-welded construction.
Tenders are invited for Interior and exterior renovation of an existing bent frame metal building.
We dread to mention it but the ultimate fear of a bent frame rears its ugly head regardless.
The splintered door was ajar in its bent frame, while inside the furniture was askew, with a couch on its side and cushions scattered about.
No matter how prestigious the name of the institution that issued it, a diploma in a chipped, cracked or bent frame is not going to impress.
Although many Army installations have direct and general support maintenance service capabilities, redeploying units have found that damage to the vehicles caused by combat and extended use often requires depot-level repairs, such as replacing bent frame rails, completely rebuilding cabs, and overhauling engines and power train components.
Chances are good that the winch you're using has a bent frame, squeezed together mounting brackets or a damaged drum.
My Explorer ended up with a bent frame, two shredded tires and rims, melted brakes, and lots of broken glass and missing parts.
It performed admirably even after it was dropped from a horse and suffered a bent frame.
Replace the entire screen door if it's bent; you can't straighten a bent frame.
It might look sexy on the silver screen, but over time it usually results in a bent frame.
Her daughter, Cindy, said yesterday that she later learned the car had a bent frame and was a rental car that was in an accident in New Jersey.