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  Breaking Wheel Encyclopedia Article @ Harshly.net   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The breaking wheel (also known as Catherine wheel; originally, the whele) was a torturous capital punishment device used in the Middle Ages and early modern times for public execution by cudgeling to death.
Breaking on the wheel was a form of torturous execution formerly in use, especially in France, Germany, Sweden, and Russia.
The wheel was made to slowly revolve, and a large hammer or an iron bar was then applied to the limb over the gap between the beams, breaking the bones.
www.harshly.net /encyclopedia/Breaking_wheel   (948 words)

  
 Breaking Wheel
Breaking on the wheel was a form of torturous execution formerly in use, especially in France —where it is said to have been first used— and Germany.
As execution by breaking on the wheel was reserved in France, and some other countries, for crimes of peculiar atrocity, roué came by a natural process to be understood to mean a man morally worse than a pendard or gallows-bird, who only deserved hanging for common crimes.
The Finnish word for the breaking wheel is ''teiliratas'' and the verb for execution on the wheel is ''teilata''; in Modern Finnish the word ''teilata'' refers to forceful and violent critique or rejection of performance, ideas or innovations.
www.seattleluxury.com /encyclopedia/entry/breaking_wheel   (592 words)

  
 Breaking wheel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The breaking wheel (also known as Catherine wheel; originally, the whele) was a torturous capital punishment device used in the Middle Ages and early modern times for public execution by cudgeling to death.
Breaking on the wheel was a form of torturous execution formerly in use, especially in France, Germany, Sweden, and Russia.
As execution by breaking on the wheel was reserved in France, and some other countries, for crimes of peculiar atrocity, roué came by a natural process to be understood to mean a man morally worse than a pendard or gallows-bird, who only deserved hanging for common crimes.
www.e-tv.co.za /b/r/e/Breaking_wheel.html   (786 words)

  
 brake - definition by dict.die.net
To break of, to rid of; to cause to abandon; as, to break one of a habit.
To break a jest, to utter a jest.
To break upon a wheel, to execute or torture, as a criminal by stretching him upon a wheel, and breaking his limbs with an iron bar; -- a mode of punishment formerly employed in some countries.
dict.die.net /brake   (1268 words)

  
 Breaking on the Wheel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
It begins with a wheel and its iron rim.
You will be hoisted up, and left to bake in the sun or freeze in the snow, and left as food for the scavenging birds who will pick your eyes from their sockets as you watch.
12 men suffered the punishment of Breaking on the Wheel between 1712 and 1754.
users.bestweb.net /~rg/execution/breaking_on_the_wheel.htm   (215 words)

  
 Wheel - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The invention of the wheel thus falls in the late Neolithic and may be seen in conjunction with the other technological advances that gave rise to the early Bronze Age.
The wheel (with axle) is considered one of the simple machines and lies near the starting point of advanced human technology (advanced, that is, in comparison with even earlier mechanical innovations such as stone/bone knives and axes, tension-sprung projectiles, scoops and shovels).
When wheels are used in conjunction with axles, either the wheel turns on the axle or the axle turns in a vehicle (as in a cart) or a housing (as in a mill).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Wheel   (1357 words)

  
 History and Mechanics of the Wheel
Wheels are used in conjunction with an axle, either the wheel turns on the axle or the wheel is rigidly attached to the axle which then turns in
Early wheels were simple wooden disks with a hole for the axle.
spoked wheel was invented much more recently, and allowed the construction of lighter and swifter vehicles.
www.edinformatics.com /inventions_inventors/wheel.htm   (510 words)

  
 Breaking wheel biography .ms (via CobWeb/3.1 planet03.csc.ncsu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The breaking wheel (originally, the whele) was a torture and capital punishment device of the Middle Ages and early modern times.
The wheel itself was similar to a large wooden wagon wheel, with many radial spokes.
The wheel was then hoisted onto a tall pole, so that birds could eat the still-living victim.
www.biography.ms.cob-web.org:8888 /Breaking_on_the_Wheel.html   (131 words)

  
 Device for packaging and applying a product contained in a flexible, leaktight tube - Patent 5106221
The wheel is attached on one side to said zone and on the other side to the inner face of the U-shaped base portion.
In another embodiment the flexible tube may consist of two coaxial elementary tubes each containing a determined component, and with the aid of the device of the invention these two components are released, by the breaking action, onto the spatula, where they are mixed at the precise moment of use.
In order to facilitate this rupturing of the wheel 20 and of the weakened zone 5, the connecting zones 17 and 5 of said wheel 20 are provided with integrally moulded rupture starting zones (not shown).
www.freepatentsonline.com /5106221.html   (1675 words)

  
 Wheel studs breaking? WTF? - NAXJA Forums -::- North American XJ Association
this was after tightening the new wheels as tight as i could get them after the first 150 miles of running them as it says in the paper that came with them..
The wheel mfr (or one of their dealers) could point you to the right style of nut.
Having two wheels almost fall off in a short period of time is a sure pointer that SOMETHING is wrong.
www.naxja.org /forum/showthread.php?t=101066   (1259 words)

  
 State ex rel. Hirschvogel, Inc. v. Miller - Ohio Supreme Court Opinion - Ohio Supreme Court Decision - OH Case Law
Grinding wheels were also supplied at the work station.
wheel was already attached to an armature, and claimant merely had to attach the
The Cratex 203-A grinding wheel was not attached
www.romingerlegal.com /Ohio_case_law/1999/1999-ohio-96.html   (1178 words)

  
 Breaking Windows 2.0: Review of Apple's 4th Generation iPod - 40GB Model   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
That was prior to the days of solid state control wheels, dock connectors, or super-rounded corners, of course.
The spinning scroll wheel had a tendency to spontaneously change volume while I walked, and the thing was too thick to be mounted to my belt without being an inconvenience.
It does seem probable that this surface would be more easily marred by dirt from your fingers, the gray color may have been chosen to limit the noticeability of this problem.
www.breakingwindows.com /new/2004/08/review_of_apple.php   (1150 words)

  
 So Many Ways to Die
fter hanging, "breaking with the wheel" was the most common means of execution throughout Germanic Europe from the early Middle Ages to the beginning of the 18th century.
Wooden crosspieces were placed under the limbs of the victim, and the executioner then smashed the wheel into the bone between, and onto the blocks themselves, also smashing the shoulders and hips, avoiding fatal blows.
Then, the pulverized limbs were braided into the spokes of the wheel, which was hoisted to the top of a pole, where the unfortunate wretch expired slowly, crows fighting over the eyes and other tidbits.
www.borndigital.com /wheeling.htm   (515 words)

  
 Page 3 - Breaking Spokes
believes is a strong enough wheel for you and your riding style.
The rim I was using was a single wall light duty 36 spoke 32 mm wheel.
When the spoke broke the wheel did not warp enough to even be felt in
www.cyclingforums.com /t-156642-15-3.html   (1776 words)

  
 wotmania: feed your wheel of time addiction
Submitted by Esmertal on 1/17/2002 1:27:45 AM The idea that the heroes would win by breaking the wheel is one that I have had for years, and it has only gotten stronger with each subsequent reading of the series.
Even if you could break the wheel without destroying a pattern (a far from sure thing) it would be like the world would simply stop progressing.
In the universe of the wheel is an equilibrium.
www.wotmania.com /blackboard.asp?TheoryID=108   (933 words)

  
 BREAKING ON THE WHEEL - Online Information article about BREAKING ON THE WHEEL (via CobWeb/3.1 planet03.csc.ncsu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
wheel and his limbs stretched out along the spokes.
The wheel was made to slowly revolve, and the See also:
A wheel was not always used In some countries it was upon a See also:
encyclopedia.jrank.org.cob-web.org:8888 /WAT_WIL/WHEEL_BREAKING_ON_THE.html   (343 words)

  
 Revolutionary All-New Acura RL Luxury Performance Sedan Combines Sleek Styling, High Performance AWD Powertrain and ...
The Super-Handling All-Wheel Drive(TM) System (SH-AWD(TM)) is the first and only all-wheel drive platform that distributes the optimum amount of torque not only between the front and rear wheels but also between the left and right rear wheels.
When cornering, this ground-breaking technology overdrives the outer rear wheel, sending up to 100 percent of rear torque to that wheel to dramatically enhance the RL's cornering, steering feel, handling and stability.
The 17x8-inch alloy wheels are fitted with P245/50R17 98 V-rated Michelin all-season high performance tires that fill the wheel wells and add to the RL's aggressive stance.
www.theautochannel.com /news/2004/08/31/215966.html   (1581 words)

  
 Dragonlord's Wheel of Time Page
It is my goal to organize theories and plots concerning the Wheel of Time in a manner that is beneficial to both newcomers and veterans of The Wheel of Time.
Unfortunately, the Dark One is leaking into world in hopes of breaking the Wheel and remaking it in his own image.
The Wheel is like a seven-spoke loom spinning the fabric of this world and other worlds, dimensions, and realities.
home.carolina.rr.com /dragontower/wot/wot.htm   (1420 words)

  
 OPEonTheNet.com Forums Archive - craftsman snowblower keeps breaking wheel bolt
Hi Sherri, it's the hole that's in the wheel, a bolt goes through the hole and ties the wheel to the drive axle.
if you drill out the wheel, insert the sleeve, bolt it onto the axle, then tac weld, remove the wheel from the wheel finishing the welding, you wont' have the problem of trying to line up the new hole when drilling the welding filler.
If they invest in a new wheel, they must use the right bolt or they'll be back at square one shortly.
www.opeonthenet.com /archives/1205/t_00708.html   (1189 words)

  
 The Newmanry History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Colossus was designed for chi and psi setting, not for breaking.
wheels and changing the characters one by one : if the score improved the
breaking, justified the policy of making it as flexible as possible, but
www.codesandciphers.org.uk /documents/newman/page330.HTM   (363 words)

  
 Compare Prices and Read Reviews on K2 Trifecta 3-Wheel Folding Kick Scooter at Epinions.com
With rear wheel friction breaking, she is able to control her coasting around curves and hills.
That breaks a little of the surface exhaustion much like us standing on cement floors or cushioned floors.
Because of the 3 wheel balancing, {2 on front}, some kids with some disability can enjoy a scooter, too.
www.epinions.com /content_117337198212   (563 words)

  
 Wheel Shield / Chrome Guard Description
Wheel Shield's protective barrier makes it difficult for oil, grease, mud, road grime and corrosive brake dust to stick to the wheel and what does, is a snap to remove.
Wheel Shield creates a long lasting shield of protection making cleaning of your wheels quick and easy.
Wheel Shield is a water based product designed to coat and protect all types of wheels and wheel covers.
www.global-source-mkt.com /bg-whlshld1.htm   (304 words)

  
 Breaking Wheel Studs - Chevelle Tech
Also I've heard of cars that had bad brakes or bad wheel bearings causing intensive heating to such a point that it changes the temper of the metal resulting in broken studs.
It is not uncommon for the original studs to break easily..
I actually had a wheel fall off once when I was driving because the studs broke..
www.chevelles.com /forums/showthread.php?t=5074   (459 words)

  
 Dismounting
Determine the type and size of the wheel to be
After the beads are broken on divided (split) wheels, remove the nuts and bolts while the wheel assembly is mounted on the machine.
DISMOUNTING DIVIDED (SPLIT) WHEELS.— The tire bead should be broken away from the wheel and the nuts and bolts removed according to the bead-breaking procedure.
www.tpub.com /air/11-14.htm   (452 words)

  
 Page 3 - Breaking Spokes
> asked that the wheel be built by their best wheel builder.
For a 36-spoke wheel that is 18 spokes.
Wheel" and notice that it is insignificant with respect to
www.cyclingforums.com /t-126459-15-3.html   (1840 words)

  
 Breaking News: 'Wheel Of Justice' Speeds Arrests - The Post Chronicle
CINCINNATI, June 9, 2006 (UPI) -- The "Wheel of Justice" at a Cincinnati television station has captured viewers' attention and led to at least 19 arrests.
Deborah Dixon, a crime reporter for WKRC for 32 years, got the station to rent a wheel at a party store and taped pictures of the area's 50 most wanted criminals to it, USA Today reported.
She was responding to Mayor Mark Mallory, who had urged Cincinnati residents to do more to fight crime.
www.postchronicle.com /news/breakingnews/article_21222502.shtml   (361 words)

  
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 siafpedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The Dragon has been reborn and it is up to him to stop the Dark One from breaking free of his prison and breaking the wheel of time.
I believe that he was free, but chose to take breaks from the world in a (one of those "rooms" outside of the pattern).
His look had frightened her till she thought her bones would break from shivering, but suddenly he vanished, and she saw Rand sleeping on the ground, wrapped in a cloak.
siapedia.homestead.com /wot.html   (7269 words)

  
 Hot Bodies Keep Breaking
The wheel wobbles and then eventually falls off from the inside plastic, which holds the wheel on the axle just tearing out as if it was never attached to the wheel.
If you are considering a new set of wheels and you are looking for the 40 series, Proline has new wheels, and hubs that should take care of this.
Recently I had a set of momba's break and sent them in for warranty and I paid for the hubs and they will be sending me the new wheels and tires.
www.rcuniverse.com /forum/fb.asp?m=2445879   (1172 words)

  
 eBay.co.uk - Rover wheel, rover alloy wheels, Car Wheels, Tyres Trims, Car Parts items at low prices   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Land Rover Wheel Nuts, 1 1/16" or 27mm AF
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LT MG ROVER TSW KYALAMI ALLOY WHEELS 17
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