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1.1(process)Art vaciado masculine(of metal) fundición feminine
- Glass panels hung beneath the diagonal grid are point fixed by spider castings and silicon sealed.
- Michelozzo was responsible for the architectural design and also helped to make the bronze castings for parts of the pulpit.
- For thousands of years, in fact, foundry workers have made bronze castings of clay models made by sculptors.
- Ropes stopped the castings tipping over at this delicate stage.
- All the works were unique iron castings; he handled the metal as if it were water.
- His scrapers are similarly of delicate and elegant construction with bronze castings, some incised.
- Some elements of the structure have been totally recast and some new castings were made by taking dimensions from the Westbourne Avenue fountain.
- These areas in southern Nigeria still produce large amounts of bronze castings.
- After the castings were attached, the entire frame was gilded in antique gold.
- He plans to make nine bronze castings up to 8 feet tall, which will be installed singly or in groups among the buildings.
- Besides it melting abilities, the team have designed the apparatus to produce high-quality platinum castings.
- Mechanical properties of permanent mold castings can be further improved by heat treatment.
- Some of these steels, as well as other, similar steels, are produced as forgings or castings.
- The Krishna theme is conveyed through the medium of woodcarvings, metal castings and ivory carvings.
- The castings produced by them can vary in weight from ounces up to several hundredweights.
- My products are items like metal casting, ball valve and other plumb fitting accessories widely used by all residential properties.
- The fuel contents are mixed in 600 gallon bowls, then poured into castings to form a solid.
- The decorative castings were produced at HMS Sultan in Gosport last summer in what was the last working foundry in the Armed Forces.
- While the artist understands how to cast objects in bronze, she has skilled workers in a foundry to make the bronze castings she needs.
- His work ranges from busts to monumental castings commissioned by civic, church, or corporate clients.
- Most manufacturers will also use solid brass castings, screws and bolts in the construction of their furniture.
1.2(object)Art vaciado masculine(of metal) pieza fundida feminine
2Cinema Theatre(de actores) selección femininereparto de papeles masculine
3(in angling)lanzamiento masculine
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