first pipe

first pipe

In a theater stagehouse, the pipe batten immediately behind the proscenium; used to support lighting equipment.
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Craig had found no answer but such as was implied in taking a long draught of ale and then looking down fixedly at the proportions of his own leg, which he turned a little outward for that purpose, when Bartle Massey returned from the fireplace, where he had been smoking his first pipe in quiet, and broke the silence by saying, as he thrust his forefinger into the canister, "Why, Adam, how happened you not to be at church on Sunday?
With such muttered outpourings as these, the old gentleman shed a few tears; but, they got him into the elbow-chair, and prevailed upon him, without much pressing, to make a hearty supper, and by the time he had finished his first pipe, and disposed of half-a-dozen glasses out of a crown bowl of punch, ordered by Mr Kenwigs, in celebration of his return to the bosom of his family, he seemed, though still very humble, quite resigned to his fate, and rather relieved than otherwise by the flight of his wife.
And the first cab having been fetched from the public-house, where he had been smoking his first pipe, Mr.
I smoked my first pipe up there, and wrote my first verses.
The plan is to lay the first pipe at the beginning of next year.
BT SVAP LLC, Russia's largest pipe coating company, is building the country's first pipe coating manufacturing plant, making the Philippines its production hub serving the local and exports market.
Specialised operations: GPC commenced operations from its manufacturing facility in the last quarter of 2012 and, after initial trial production phase, completed its first pipe delivery in March 2013.
a world-leading pipe lining manufacturer, installer and distributor announced today their newest international partner, Nu Drain Brazil has completed its first pipe lining project in Brazil, after completing a hands-on training in San Diego, California, this fall.
The isolation tube is said to be the first pipe isolation to combine thick braided glass fiber yam impregnated with dark gray silicone rubber.
It was towed over the North and Irish Seas by tugboats, making it the first pipe with a diameter larger than two metres ever to have been transported this way to the UK.
If the tape or sealant is started at the first pipe thread, some of it could push ahead of the pipe and get into the water or hydraulic system being serviced.
While his first pipe took him about two years to make, now he needs no more than 4-5 days.