tension rod


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tension rod

[′ten·chən ‚räd]
(design engineering)
A rod held in place by tension devices at the ends, such as a rod for a clothes closet.
(engineering)
A rod in a truss or other structure that connects opposite parts in order to prevent their spreading.

tension rod

A rod in a truss or structure which connects opposite parts and prevents them from spreading.
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Tension rods have gained widespread traction in bridge construction, owing to their effective load distribution over long distances.
The application is simple too: Funnel-shaped tension rod sockets support easy and quick set-up, and the trolley included in delivery ensures safe transport.
Install the hooks or tension rod above the door frame so the bottom hem hits where you want it
In each case, the sleeve adhesive bond failed, supported force dropped significantly, and the intact sleeve began moving axially along the tension rod material.
Thus, for the tested spinning system, the change in tension after the last tension rod ([T.sub.5]) and the corresponding final radial pressure ([N.sub.5]) on the yarn is given by the following two equations, respectively:
Their design featured a deck of 2 by 6 Douglas-fir placed longitudinally over 12 engineered I-joist transverse floor beams supported by 2 outside parallel-chord trusses incorporating a tension rod suspension of "M" configuration.
Compression rod load is 85,000 lbf and tension rod load 80,000 lbf, with a combined 160,000 lbf compression and tension rod load.
Replace it with a tension rod and opaque shower curtains.