end block

end block

1.An enlarged end section of a member, designed to reduce anchorage stresses to allowable values.
2. Same as anchor block.
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A dozen residents were evacuated after flames tore through the west end block.
The cylinder features an adjustable pneumatic and mechanical cushioning system which reduces the noise caused by the impact of the piston on the end block.
Carts have been on the West End block since Altengartz, a bratwurst cart, opened in 2000.
(A) An electrogoniometer was used to measure the extended carpus of a right wing (ventral approach) by positioning each sensor end block overlying and parallel with the distal diaphysis of the ulna and the mid-diaphysis of the major metacarpal bone.
mrbedlington THE council should find another route for the traffic, and put a dead end block on the road, big sign saying residents only.
By screwing down the housing and cover, the profile is compressed to a height of about 1.5 mm, whereby the fixation strips function as an end block while balancing out potential production tolerances.
POLICE say the discovery of a body in a Spon End block of flats is not being treated as suspicious.
There are five kinds of programming blocks (Figure 2) in T-Maze: start and end block, sensor block, normal block (passable path block used in maze creation), direction block, and loop and numeric block.
She was past-vice president of Niagara Falls Block Club Council; past president of the Niagara Falls Kiwanis Club; lieutenant governor for Kiwanis Niagara Frontier North Division; founder and past president of the North End Block Club; project manager (designer) for Child's Kingdom Nor-Lock Playground and past president of Niagara Falls Weed and Seed Site One.
has been granted a patent for a hot melt adhesive composition comprised of a blend of the following components: approximately 1-20% by weight of a styrene-ethylene-ethylene-propylene-styrene random block copolymer; 10-70% by weight of a first midblock tackifying resin having a softening point of 85 [degrees]-125[ degrees] C 0-65% by weight of a second midblock tackifying resin; 5-60% by weight of a plasticizer; and 0-20% by weight of an end block reinforcing resin having a softening point equal to or higher than 115 [degrees] C; wherein the components total 100% by weight of the composition, and the viscosity of the composition is equal to or less than 20,000 mPa x s at 160 [degrees] C.
"We are fully aware that NGOs and MEPs will follow very closely that issue and could in the end block the agreement," said a Commission source.
Now Grant and her partner Kevin Wall, who joined in the harassment near its end, have been given a two-ye ar restraining order which means they cannot return to their West End block of flats where the abuse happened.