main runner

main runner

A large supporting runner for a suspended ceiling; a primary member of the suspension system; usually 1½-in. (3.8-cm) metal channels, held by hangers or rods from the building structure; used to support furring channels or rods to which lath is attached.
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There's a chance we might run one or two others - Shogun being possibility - but it's looking as if Hit It A Bomb will be our main runner in the race.
Reroute will be my main runner at the meeting this year.
This design requires the main runner bar to be placed in the bottom part of the drag.
The Bruins are 110th in the nation at 74 yards rushing a game and are trying to settle on either Manuel White or Tyler Ebell as their main runner.
For hot manifolds, the thermocouple should be placed an equal distance from the heaters being controlled, near the main runner passages in that area of the manifold (Fig.
exposed ceilling system of Grid size 600mx600m with main runner 41mmx24mm, cross tec 29mmx24mm and wall angle 24mmx24mm.
Though Ojukwu has been the main runner, Nashoba gets plenty of help from the rest of its backfield.
I could see that the increasing head pressure of the metal moving up the main runner caused the metal to prematurely enter, the bottom two branches and their cavities, and only subsequently did the metal rise higher in the main runner to fill the upper two cavities.
Michael Hills has decided to ride Derby sixth The Glow-Worm ahead of his father's other main runner High And Low, who will be partnered by Jimmy Fortune as regular jockey Darryll Holland is suspended.
Coby is really our main runner at this point of the season, he is a team leader in both his attitude and his running performances," Nashoba coach Don Gribbons said.
Ffion Jones from Ruthin was named as the main runner up, winning pounds 750 and a scooter provided by Working Links.
Instead his main runner at the meeting will be Rum Charger in the Athasi Stakes, a race he has won five times in the past 14 years.