cast-iron front

cast-iron front

[‚kast ′ī·ərn ′frənt]
(architecture)
A style of architecture characterized by large window areas and cast-iron columns and spandrels.

cast-iron front

A load-bearing façade composed of prefabricated parts, commonly used on commercial buildings ca. 1850–1870.
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4) Cast-Iron front axle for durability and strength
They both have a hydrostatic transmission, cruise control, cast-iron front axles, and a tight turning radius.
From 19th-century cast-iron front buildings to the Old Town and Chinatown to the breathtaking downtown bridges and much more, An Architectural Guidebook to Portland is sure to intrigue architecture enthusiasts, Portland tourists, and armchair travelers alike.
Steering for the i1000 series is controlled through dual drag tie rods to the pivoting cast-iron front axle, which Cub Cadet said gives the tighter zero-turning and optimized ground-following for a smoother cut.
The tractors' drivetrain also incorporates a heavy-duty cast-iron front axle, disc brakes and 15 in.