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stirrups

The footholds in a lithotomy table
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At this juncture a rotten stirrup leather parted, and Daylight was all but unhorsed.
Normal concrete and high-strength concrete have low tension strength and poor toughness, so the ductility of the concrete joints primarily depends on the stirrups; this causes congestion of reinforcing bars in joint and poses difficulty in the placement of concrete [5, 6].
A total of 8 specimens were manufactured: 5 specimens shear-reinforced with GFRP plates, 2 specimens reinforced with stirrups, and 1 specimen without reinforcement.
The normal stirrups in the beam and column are replaced by high strength spiral hoop.
- US-based medical device manufacturer SchureMed has launched its new CE marked and patent pending Great White product line of surgical stirrups in global markets, the company said.
On a charming Dickensian tip, she once tied my feet to the stirrups and the stirrups to the girth, meaning if Martini had rolled over, fallen or got an (admittedly unlikely) urge to gallop off, I wouldn't be thrown free but instead remain tethered to him like a rag doll tied on a piglet.
Explain that she will be placed in stirrups and covered.
For Tom has just signed a deal with top new Midlands restaurant Stirrups in Cutnall Green, Droitwich, which is owned by successful National Hunt owners Jo and Chris Massey.
Failure of the plain concrete beam without stirrups (V-0-0) was characteristic of a shear failure by compression strut; i.e., a single diagonal crack was formed in the web that spread to the upper beam.
Exactly where and when stirrups were invented remains in doubt; initial references can be found in China and India in the last centuries B.C.
The design shear span ratio for the specimens is 3 and shear effect is not relatively significant, so none of the stirrups yield prior to the failure of steel bars.
Paste strain gages on the column longitudinal reinforcement and stirrups to measure the strain.