buckstay

buckstay

[′bək‚stā]
(mechanical engineering)
A structural support for a furnace wall.

buckstay

1. A vertical member, usually in cross-connected pairs, reinforcing the side walls of an arched masonry furnace or flue to take the thrust of an arch.
2. Any similar brace member.
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Headgear Buckstay in 2015 is the only horse to win wearing an aid (a set of cheekpieces) in the last decade.
5.00 WOKINGHAM STKS 6f ITV 8 Outback Traveller, 9 Fastnet Tempest, 10 Culturati, Projection, 14 Buckstay, Cenotaph, Naggers, 16 Certificate, Eastern Impact, Normandy Barriere, 20 Big Time, Birchwood, Blaine, Danzeno.
DONCASTER: 2.00 Rivet, 2.35 Judicial, 3.10 Buckstay, 3.45 IDAHO (NAP), 4.20 Harbour Master, 4.50 Third Time Lucky, 5.25 Missed Call, 6.00 Argus.
The drop back to 7f did not suit last time out when he was closing rapidly on Buckstay and a mile appears to be his ideal trip.
Having been third in the Royal Hunt Cup, and then a narrow second to Buckstay at Chelmsford, Lanigan was looking at Group Three contest on Merseyside as the ideal next step.
Be that as it may, it could well prove that Buckstay, from the Peter Chapple-Hyam operation, will be on a going day.
George Wood take off a valuable 7lbs in the Bunbury Cup aboard the 7/1 chance and top-weight Buckstay (5.10) and he ran a cracker in the circumstances when fifth of 28 in the Wokingham over 6f last time.
The Charlie Appleby-trained gelding swept into the lead a furlong out and just had to be kept up to his work by Adam Kirby to dismiss Mutawathea (25-1) and Buckstay (10-1) by a length.
Buckstay (10-1) stayed on strongly for third with Dinkum Diamond (33-1) fourth.
BORN-AGAIN jockey Jamie Spencer delivered a tasty dividend for Ascot punters as he forced favourite Buckstay home.
KEMPTON: 5.55 It's A Yes From Me, 6.25 Light Fantastic, 6.55 Graffiti Art, 7.25 Winter Queen, 7.55 Buckstay, 8.25 Perfect Summer, 8.55 Maria Art, 7.25 Winter Queen, 7.55 Buckstay, 8.25 Perfect Summer, 8.55 Maria Bella.