floor stop

floor stop

A doorstop which is set into the floor.
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If your phone falls off the seat and onto the floor stop scrabbling for itC*the same for a file or a document.
But people can get hurt in elevators when pushed by a heavy door or by tripping over an uneven surface caused by an inconsistent floor stop.
The chunky coffee table and stripped floor stops the effect from being too feminine (www.
The scheme features two key elements: * Reconstruction of the external concourse and part-reconstruction of the ramps to the upper deck, and dropping the carriageway level to create low floor stops at the majority of the local bus stands in the bus station * Introduction of automatic doors at each of the stands, triggered by approaching buses.
In well-designed installations, destination-based systems typically result in about half the number of floor stops as conventional systems.
If you run down a school hallway, friction between your sneakers and the floor stops you from sliding like a snowboarder.
The dance floor, while compact, quickly fills and as the night goes on, the line of where the dance floor stops and the seated area begins, fades to a blur as all available space is utilised by a mass of bodies.