Sentence Examples


  • Von Platen, Storia del reame di Napoli dal 1414 al 1423 (1864).
  • Under the hanging but fixed horizontal plane, called the platen, which gave the necessary impress when screwed down by the aid of the movable bar.
  • Blaeu's improvement consisted of putting the spindle of the screw through a square block which was guided in the wooden frame, and from this block the platen was suspended by wires or cords.
  • This block gave a more rigid platen, and at the same time ensured a more equal motion to the screw when actuated by the bar-handle.
  • The staple was united at the top and bottom, but the neck and body were left open, the former for the mechanism and the latter for the platen and the bed when run in preparatory to taking the impression.

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