In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- Attenuation can be attributed to a number of elements, including fiber distance, number of patch panel connections and splices, dirty fiber connectors.
- Coils of lights are available in lengths of up to about 150 feet, along with all of the splice and power cord fittings, to allow you to make up just about whatever length and shape you're looking for.
- The fabrication was done so well that at first glance the splice isn't noticeable; closer inspection, however, reveals two sets of dorsal fins.
- The use of integrated circuitry eliminates the necessity for hard wiring and greatly reduces the number of wires and splices in the vehicle also reducing the potential for problems.
- Special metal plywood clips will add stability to the splices where the sheets meet between rafters.
- Avoid pieces that are bent out of shape or heavily restored with new splices or soldering.
- Thanks to the suspension tops and diagonal drop-down field splices, the fill-in pieces were successfully erected and positioned, says Budzius.
- Panel size is derived from the 1.5m width of the metal coil and the desire for a surface without splices, yielding 1.14m square panels with folded returns.
- The mooring and towing of oil rigs and huge ships rely on the strength and durability of thick ropes and the splices that join those ropes.
- Then I felt the thickening of the rope - a splice!
- ‘Old hand’ instructors used it as they put us raw recruits through our paces: square-bashing, knots and splices, gunnery practice, what to do in the event of atomic or chemical attack, and the like.
- All that remains is to fasten the bow to a tuft of hair, using the ends of the center splice to tie the knot.
- These work well as mending plates or for light-duty wood-to-wood splices.
- The height of the forms and the tapering of the tower necessitated mechanical rebar splices.
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- Mr. Wilde was unable to say what was the nature of the rot in the wood spliced on to the original part of the bressummer, but he considered the stain on the original part of the beam to be evidence of dry rot.
- The frame jumps, shakes and flickers as if the film were badly spliced together, but this annoying defect only happens two or three times during the film.
- As teams always are looking to splice rookie talent into their running games, veteran backs can go from main attractions to forgettable short features in a hurry - just ask Travis Henry.
- It splices the twin themes of peace and humanity with an undercurrent of Indo-Pak relations.
- Oh sure, there are newsreel interviews and radio Q & As with each of the boys, but it's all out-of-context content, material removed from its original entity and spliced in to make this movie seem more authentic.
- But just a few years ago, he would have had to splice reel-to-reel audio tapes to make his test materials - several times, in order to get randomized presentation orders.
- The scenes are spliced in throughout the presentation, so you will not come across many entirely new scenes, though a few do exist, but not of great length.
- But when a memoir starts moving the order of events, or splicing characters into composites, it's further manipulating reality, tidying it up for the purposes of the grand narrative design.
- Other activities which have passed out of vogue were rabbit skinning, poultry dressing and rope splicing.
- What is provided is Demme's commentary with comments recorded in interviews with Jung spliced in, balanced about 90-10 in Demme's favor.
- This softness seems in part to be intentional in order to replicate the grainy news and other stock footage which is occasionally spliced in.
- There's also some material about a bus and a museum theft that makes no sense at all, and feels spliced in from another film.
- They butchered the film, hacking and splicing it, grinding their heels into Sergio's soul.
- They'd erect the posts, splice them together with the ropes and everything.
- Are you constantly shooting a scene multiple times in multiple ways and then splicing your favorite pieces together in the editing room?
- For the early film-makers, such as Georges Melies and the Lumiere brothers, editing and being able to splice film was part of how to put scenes together.
- The lengthy performance numbers seem almost spliced in from another movie, and the narrative flow gets lost every time the film detours into a concert hall.
- Will the two splicing connectors in the middle affect this 12 meter length and, if so, by how much?
- A certified sailing instructor, Tritch can teach almost anything nautical, from splicing rope and knot-tying to tearing down heads and tuning up engines.
- Vantec did a nice job splicing the cables, and binding them nicely with the rubber housing.
- Not content with delving into various mediums with which to present their releases, which in the past have been anything from 8 track cartridges to spliced tape segments.
- Whether they simply spliced in interview footage into the commentary or Tommy simply tells the same stories exactly the same way I don't know.
- There are a variety of connectors available that allow you to splice the ropes end to end, in a T-shape, or in a Y-shape.
- This is the director's cut of the film, where about four minutes of extra scenes are spliced back into the film.
- This alleviates the need to splice the 115V cable so you can pass through the rear panel from inside the case, thus making for a cleaner installation.
- Without the money for college, he started working for New York Telephone splicing cables in 1966.
- Since it was official multicultural policy that different cultures should be preserved rather than blended, spliced and interwoven, this all seemed rational.
- Unfortunately, Freeman's comments were recorded separately and spliced in.
- This line was made by splicing a 100-foot section of handmade rope, fashioned methodically by Antoni and her assistant over months, to a section of manufactured industrial rope.
- Film-makers have dubbed songs over personal footage to create their own music videos while others have spliced sections of different films together to create new plots.
- Students then need to decide on how best to select and splice lengths of film into a single piece and edit it until it becomes a unified movie.
- Dad and Uncle Will got the idea of splicing a length of manila rope to a 3/4-inch diameter ‘6 x 7’ construction wire rope.
- Many scenes on the field were filmed with the real players, and much stock footage of Sayers and Piccolo in action are also spliced in.
- ‘On The Set Action’ is a very short music video-ish feature that shows clips from the film spliced with behind-the-scenes footage.
- So I learned how to splice film and I got rather good at it.
- After removing the arms, she rifled through the copious wires, cutting some and splicing others, until she had unhooked a small laser pistol from its mount on the Lookout's wrist.
- Strip the wires as needed, then splice them to the fixture wires with twist-on wire connectors.
- Here he splices together strands of blues and straight down-the-line rock with some folk, psychedelia, trip-hop and world music influences.
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