rain cap

rain cap

rain cap with a birdscreen
A device which is installed at the upper termination of a chute or vent, above the roof of a building, to prevent rain from entering the interior of the chute; often includes a screen to prevent the entry of birds.
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CHELMSFORD: 5.50 Lady Red Moon, 6.25 Rain Cap, 7.00 Dream Shot, 7.30 Only Spoofing, 8.05 Daring Guest, 8.40 Aquarius, 9.10 Barca.
The 30-year-old Thirsk-based rider started a day to remember by winning the opening race, the Start Your Racing TV Trial Now Selling Stakes, on Mick Channon's southern raider Rain Cap.
Curtis, who enjoyed his best year in 2018 with 113 winners, was right on top of his game, kicking off a memorable day with victory aboard Rain Cap in the seller.
REDCAR: 1.40 Classy Lady (down 2), 1.40 Rain Cap (down 2), 1.40 The Trendy Man down 2), 4.35 Olympic Spirit (down 2).
KANE'S LONESOME LADIES CHRISTOPHER Kane had a recluse in mind for AW16 as well, but his was a modern-day hermit; a hoarder who hides behind messy hair and a plastic rain cap on the rare occasions she does venture out.
I added an exhaust muffler extension, a new steering wheel and center cap, decal set, headlight switch, sediment bowl assembly, emblem mounting clips, water pump and 180-degree thermostat, gearshift knob, wire looms and cable ties, spark plug wires, distributor cap and rotor, 600 x 16-inch front tires and tubes, 12.4 x 36-inch rear tires and tubes, carburetor choke cable, engine valve cover gasket, starter button and headlight fuse holder, 6-volt battery, battery holder, hood ornament and muffler rain cap, grill screen, rubber mounting pads for radiator and gas tank, battery trickle charger, 6-volt voltage regulator, starter solenoid, brake boots and carburetor rebuild kit.
High winds, sleet and plain old corrosion can cause a rain cap to break apart, rattle and leak water into your home.
* Make sure the detector is turned OFF with the rain cap fully closed.
Twenties, folded in purse, keepy backs under The bottom flap, The many cards, business and credit, that never Used creased rain cap, Photos, family him and me among the accumulated Bits of fluff, That lost earring, the pen that doesn''t write among Other worthless stuff, Until my next outing and chosen garb has been tried And decided soon, A quick upturn of one bag into the other, and once more My arm upon, ready for the toon.
My maintenance guy then proceeded to explain that the intruder had removed the rain cap from the large boiler flue on the roof, crawled down the flue to attempt to get into the laundromat, and got stuck in the flue pipe.
In the first decade after the acid rain cap and trade program went into effect, 100% compliance by utilities in reducing SO2 emissions was achieved.
It was a source of pride to have a diesel with a vertical exhaust and a rain cap ("flapper lid") on top.