Definition of Sash weight
1. Noun. A counterweight for a sliding sash.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Sash Weight
Literary usage of Sash weight
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Architects' and Builders' Handbook: Data for Architects, Structural by Frank Eugene Kidder (1921)
"The Sanborn sectional sash-weight j is intended for use in bra buildings of ... By the use of a sash-weight, combinations of units can be made up to suit ..."
2. Building Construction and Superintendence by Frank Eugene Kidder (1915)
"One sash-weight manufacturer | makes a specialty of compressed lead ... The Sanborn Sectional Sash-Weight. In hanging the sashes the weights for the upper ..."
3. International Library of Technology: A Series of Textbooks for Persons by International Textbook Company (1909)
"The term sash weight is applied to a counterweight used for balancing double-hung, or sliding, sash. These weights are generally very rough, being made from ..."
4. The Architects' and Builders' Pocket-book: A Handbook for Architects by Frank Eugene Kidder, Thomas Nolan (1915)
"This i added depth of sash-weight. " buildings of hi weight of plate determined prc sash-weight, cu The units are i ¡mum weight M i is suffici in standard ..."
5. Deep Well Drilling: The Principles and Practices of Deep Well Drilling, and by Walter Henry Jeffery (1921)
"The bail at the top is looped, through which the end of the squib wire is passed and attached to a sash weight Another sash weight is attached to the bottom ..."
6. Carpentry and Building (1905)
"As to whether 1 shall ever after hang a sash weight on a granny's knot, who said that 1 ever had? Does the correspondent mean to say that the knot l ..."
7. Metallurgy of Cast Iron: A Complete Exposition of the Processes Involved in by Thomas Dyson West (1897)
"... stove plate and 167 pounds for sash weight or " white iron," indicating that the latter is the stronger iron, while our one and one-eighth inch round ..."