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finger board

[′fiŋ·gər ‚bȯrd]
(petroleum engineering)
A board with projecting dowels or pipe fingers located in the upper part of the drill derrick or tripod to support stands of drill rod, drill pipe, or casing.
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Serious climbers spend many hours in the gym; many also train at home on "finger boards." These training devices are made of polyester resin molded into different shapes to simulate natural holds.
We kind of collaborated on it and ended up making like a 10-inch skateboard, a big finger board. Finger boards were like non-existent since '88 or something.
Inexplicably, she identifies the fretted neck or finger board of a guitar with its bridge (p.
This reference, recently discovered by Ian Woodfield, recalls the English musician Walter Rowe who owned a baryton that `had allso sundry other wire strings about the head and by the Finger board; butt these and the violl cannott both bee plaice att once, beecause they Must bee strucke with the playing hand, soe thatt they answear one another very harmoniously'.
"It was a tiny thing but had everything required, four strings and a finger board! But it didn't produce much sound."
Finger Board is the original finger skateboard and comes fresh from California.
New metal letters were made to match the originals, brackets were manufactured using the one remaining original as a "pattern", wooden finger boards were created, and the metal post has been stripped of rust and repainted with numerous coats of paint.
Uses include: tool handles, door knobs, piano and organ keys, bagpipe parts, and violin finger boards, pegs, inlay lines and stringings.
The climbing wall also offers a dedicated training area, which includes a campus board and finger boards, plus a bouldering area.
It's got little seven-year-old kids playing with finger boards and saying that me and my friends suck at skating because we can't launch off 15-foot vert ramps or do 900s.