foot screw


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foot screw

[′fu̇t ‚skrü]
(engineering)
One of the three screws connecting the tribach of a theodolite or other level with the plate screwed to the tripod head.
An adjusting screw that serves also as a foot.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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