offset block

offset block

A concrete masonry unit which is not rectangular; usually used as a corner block to maintain the masonry pattern on the exposed face of a single-withe wall whose thickness is less than half the length of the unit.
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This retro-inspired lemon yellow and black printed kingsize duvet cover set has a crisp, fresh look and a graphic, offset block pattern.
The Phase/Frequency Offset block applies phase and frequency offsets to an incoming signal.
The Khalda Offset block, with Apache as operator, contains gas which the US company has developed and linked to the KPC system.
The Khalda Offset block, with Apache as operator, also contains gas which the US company is developing with a link to the KPC system.
The Khalda Offset block, with Repsol as operator, also contains gas which the Spanish major is to develop and link to the KPC system.
Nordson reconfigured the die bodies of multi-layer Premier and Ultracoat systems so that the offset blocks, where the offset shims are inserted, are now in the same plane as the lip face.