cap rail

cap rail

A rail, 1 fastened to the uppermost member of a railing system.
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The Government has promised to cap rail fare rises, with an increase of just one per cent next year, but a TUC-backed study said ticket prices have soared at three times the rate of wage increases in the last five years.
Freezing rail fares If you travel by train for your daily commute, Labour says it would cap rail fares for a year if it wins next month.
A Labour government will cap rail fare increases and look at all options to help hard pressed commuters.
So Mr Cameron, it is Tory to cap rail fares, but Marxist to cap fuel prices.
Mr Cameron also promised to cap rail fares next year, claiming it would save 250,000 season ticket holders PS45 a year on average over the next two years.
The cap rail is likely to take a beating from chairs, so I make that from wood instead of MDF.
Thinking of adding some molding to your home but don't know a cap rail from a pilaster?
In open parts of the deck, a cap rail and horizontal members are fastened to the posts.
The bench's cap rail is made from mitered lengths of 2-by-8s, the backrest is faced with 1-by-4s, and the seat is made of 2-by-4s set side by side, like piano keys.
The inside has clean and simple lines: 1-by-4 cedar siding set between 4-by-4 posts that rise 6 inches higher than the siding to support a 2-by-6 cap rail.