cross bar


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cross bar

In a grating, one of the connecting bars which extend across bearing bars, usually perpendicular to them; where they intersect the bearing bars, they are welded, forged, or mechanically locked to them.
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Al Wasl were denied the leveller on the half hour as Mendes' brilliant shot from the left skimmed the edge of the cross bar.
Customers and staff at the Old Cross Bar stuffed a giant Guinness bottle full of coins and notes to collect PS200 for the children of Mavisbank Home.
Thika's Dennis Odhiambo's rasping free kick from outside the box hit the cross bar in the 85th minute."It was a difficult game but I thank my boys for snatching at least a point from the soldiers.
Stackers are bars mounted upright to the cross bar. They are the least expensive and allow you to stack up to 4 small kayaks or 2 large fishing kayaks.
"A second set of boys were swinging on the centre of another goal trying to bend the cross bar in the middle whilst trying to dislodge the posts from the base by pushing back and forth."
The second is described as a purple ladies mountain bike with Rampage written in black on the cross bar. It has a 14ins frame, ten gears, front and rear brake pads, a black bell on the handlebars, a black metal drinks holder and a metal kick out bike stand.
The HQL Cross Bars are energy and labour efficient and cost efficient, and you can change 30 hanging positions on one cross bar in the time it takes to change one hook.
Tweet it using #FootballGaffes or email steve.anglesey@trinitymirror.com "John Terry has pulled himself off brilliantly on to the young right-back" - IAN WRIGHT "He's one of the best headerers of the ball in the game" - IAN WRIGHT "West Ham have had plenty of shots on goal, a lot of them off-target" - CHRIS KAMARA "If that ball had dropped to a West Brom player who'd put it in the net, that would have been the equaliser" - TREVOR FRANCIS "It certainly would have crept under the cross bar if it was on target" - ALAN SMITH "We were de-fragmented" - DAVID FLITCROFT "Cardiff's owner is a billionaire.
To Betis' credit, they fought back with a penalty from Jorge Molina and came close to equalizing as they hit the cross bar late on.
Papiss Cisse got in on the act with three minutes of the half remaining when he blasted home a dipping 30-yard volley off the underside of the cross bar, but Rickie Lambert dragged the visitors back into it five minutes after the restart.
Matthew Smith, Jesse Sturgeon, Josh Campbell and Jake Kershaw did well to resist the Clifton onslaught, but their efforts were finally undone after quarter of an hour when Sam Clayton's fiercely hit shot across goal bounced down from the underside of the cross bar and Owen Murthy was on hand to tap the ball into the net from four yards.
In fact the try came from a Phil Bennett penalty attempt which hit the cross bar, bounced in-field and was fielded by an All Black (my memory fails me as to who).