Sentence Examples

  • Improved brakes worked by a treadle strip two rods at a time.
  • The belut or treadle is put into the warp; next to that is the sarsul; a thin piece of wood is laid upon the warp, called chupari or regulator.
  • In the first, the pressure is applied by a handle or treadle, and is removed by a spring or weight; this is called " braking on."
  • There was an old treadle sewing machine with carved drawers and even a grandfathers' clock, stating the permanent time of three p.m.