coil method

coil method

[′kȯil ‚meth·əd]
(graphic arts)
One of the methods used in terra-cotta sculpture; the clay is rolled into cylindrical strips about the size of an ordinary pencil and wound up to create the desired shape.
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Before this, many early ceramics were hand-built using a simple coil method in which clay was rolled into long threads that were pinched and beaten together to form the body of a vessel.
DAY 5: I introduced them to the coil method and we discussed the various ways in which coils could be used for sections of their sculptures like stems or as decorations on the surface.
Glycol coil method of recovery with a traditional system (Figure 4; with first glycol coil only); and
As every property manager should know, there are two methods of heating domestic hot water: the coil method and the separate hot water heater method.
The ancient coil method is the most common technique employed in Pakistan.
In order to diagnose the air bypass problem, three different methods have been employed: volumetric airflow tests (direct measurement of airflow), an air temperature mixing test, and a blocked coil method.
As a 16-year-old I used the coil method because it didn't require space or equipment so I could build wherever I lived.
Such thinking led me to develop this exercise in which students use the coil method of clay sculpture to create an expressive vessel that includes a face.
The Food and Drug Administration approved the coil method in 1995, but doctors still debate whether coils seal off aneurysms as well as clips do and whether the beneficial effects last as long.
Also standard: direct connection and coil method locating ability, and the unique antenna array.
With a continuous process for coating strips or coils of steel or aluminium sheet, the coil method is a highly efficient way to coat 100m or even 150m per minute with good levels of environmental control.
Mr McHugh went to Fazakerley Hospital where doctors had to find a way of ensuring that the resulting aneurysms did not burst, so decided upon the clamp and detachable coil method permanently attached to his brain.