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side plates

[′sīd ‚plāts]
(mining engineering)
In timbering, where both a cap and a sill are used, and the posts act as spreaders, the cap and the sill are termed side plates.
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McLanahan Vibratory Screens feature robust side plate stiffening.
The X16 is unique in appearance and operation, with its wide-open side plates and use of standard arrows and nocks rather than shorter crossbow bolts.
Construction of the new bulkship required a total about 3,000 tons of NSafe(R)-Hull for sections such as the side plates of cargo holds and fuel tanks, where hull strength is especially critical.
Features include dual tread wheels that fit tapered or flat beams; wheels with permanently lubricated, shielded ball bearings; wraparound side plates for operator safety; and corrosion-resistant zinc plated bolts, nuts and washers.
Side plates are constructed with high-strength carbon steel.
The objective of this study was to investigate the effect of pretension in bolts on cyclic properties of beam to column timber joints with steel side plates under large displacement levels.
With side plates that run from headshaft to tracks, the unit has exceptional frame strength.
* Other options include hydraulically operated side plates, upper conveyor cover, an auxiliary rotor drive and a high pressure washdown system.
The side lock action has two independent, detachable firing mechanisms mounted on side plates inletted into the stock and mated with the receiver.
Next is the LP Matador Puerto Rican Flag Quinto, an 11" wood drum with a Siam oak shell, 5/16" tuning rods, unique side plates, and Matador Soft Strike Rims for ease of playing.