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  Prop - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Props are distinct from the scenery or sets, large objects in many productions that can be considered part of the stage.
However, a prop must read well from the house, which is to say it must look to the audience like the real thing it represents.
Thus a prop's availability to the performer must be guarded as diligently as an individual's valued private property.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Prop   (481 words)

  
 AlterNet: Avalanche Against Prop 54
Prop 54 was the brainchild of Ward Connerly, a conservative businessman and member of the California Board of Regents.
Prop 54 would have barred state agencies, the University of California, public hospitals, and law enforcement officials from gathering data on citizens' race or ethnicity in all but a few -- and, according to Prop 54's opponents, poorly described instances.
Prop 54's defeat was, moreover, a resounding repudiation of Connerly himself.
www.alternet.org /story.html?StoryID=16972   (1630 words)

  
 Prop-Aid   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
In years past, props were a one piece design, using a shear pin, placed through the prop hub and drive shaft, as a means of both driving the prop and acting as a safety device.
When the prop struck an object under water, the shear pin was designed to 'shear' or break, allowing the drive shaft to continue to spin, avoiding major damage to drive train.
If the boater does not have a spare prop or cannot remove the old prop, the boater is either left stranded having to float aimlessly for hours, forced to call for an expensive tow or has to inconvenience other boaters in the area to spend their recreational time towing the disabled boater in.
www.prop-aid.com /faq.shtml   (862 words)

  
 Prop - Encyclopedia.WorldSearch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
However, a prop must read well from the house (the audience's seating area), which is to say it must look to the audience like the real thing it represents.
* a prop sack representing a burlap bag, that might have one side starched or sized to stiffly duplicate an especially convincing shape that a real (and limp) burlap bag might only rarely collapse into by chance,
* the prop table, where nothing but props may be left, and nothing removed except by the prop manager or the perfomer to whom the prop is assigned.
encyclopedia.worldsearch.com /prop.htm   (545 words)

  
 WSP - Fire Academy Prop Descriptions
Outside, the prop includes a 55-ton chlorine rail car, which can be accessed by fire department ladders on one side, and has a standard industrial setup with a fixed working platform on the other side.
The props were designed to be very realistic and produce simulated vapors or liquids that would result from a typical industrial release.
The prop is used by students from the Navy, the Coast Guard, the Washington State Ferry System, and fire departments that protect vessels in open waters or dock areas.
www.wsp.wa.gov /fire/props.htm   (1390 words)

  
 PROP PICS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
When Prop put on a show...a punk band would be born from that occasion...as more shows were done, more bands looked up to Prop and watched them just like Bill and Steve would watch their heroes, years before.
Pete Thermos gave Prop the double bass pedal sound and a drumming style that was a mix with punk, speed metal, and power pop.
One of the issues that Prop had to deal with on a continuing basis was violence.
www.commonthreadpunk.com /69ctweb/prop_pics.htm   (2082 words)

  
 Helpdesk - Prop helpdesk system
Prop is the Windows Helpdesk first choice for support centers that require a flexible, yet powerful enough system to take them into the next generation.
Prop creates a script with questions you enter, and modifies it instantly adding new branches and options as you play it back.
Prop records every detail when logging calls and makes it easy to locate unresolved issues, or route the problem to another technician.
www.pcaonline.com /prop.html   (646 words)

  
 Turbine Aircraft Services
PROP 2000 boasted almost 45% attendance by pilots and owners that had never attended a PROP in the past.
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America produces the PROP seminars, which are free to all who attend, as a way to increase the knowledge and proficiency of the owners and operators of the MU-2, even though this aircraft is no longer in production.
Attendance at PROP 2002 was down from the anticipated numbers due to "9/11" and the current economic conditions.
www.turbineair.com /prop.html   (783 words)

  
 Tucson Weekly : Currents : Prop Wrap
Prop 204 passed with the larger margin, capturing almost 64 percent of the vote as of press time.
Prop 300, which would have increased legislative salaries to $30,000, was defeated by 63 percent of the voters.
The biggest margin of the night was the rejection of Prop 108 by 80 percent of the voters.
www.tucsonweekly.com /gbase/Currents/Content?oid=oid:43288   (1053 words)

  
 Propeller Calculator
Prop slip may be entered as either decimal or integer values (.15 or 15).
If the prop did not slip at all as it screws through the water, each rev theoretically propels the boat the forward a distance equal to the prop pitch.
This propeller rpm times the prop pitch determines the theoretical distance that the boat should have moved in one minute, which can be converted to a theoretical boat speed in miles per hour.
www.rbbi.com /folders/prop/propcalc.htm   (584 words)

  
 PROP - Definition
{Prop}, {Propagate}.] To support, or prevent from falling, by placing something under or against; as, to prop up a fence or an old building; (Fig.) to sustain; to maintain; as, to prop a declining state.
I prop myself upon those few supports that are left me.
See {Prop}, v.] That which sustains an incumbent weight; that on which anything rests or leans for support; a support; a stay; as, a prop for a building.
www.hyperdictionary.com /dictionary/prop   (197 words)

  
 E32 Prop size and Engine mounts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
They claim this because the clearance between the prop and boat is roughly 1/2" and should be at least 1".
The vibration and the pull to port were eliminated with a smaller prop which increased the clearance between the prop tip and the boat.
I was given wrong advice from the prop manufacturer wrt size and pitch of the prop and the engine 'exploded' one year later.
members.aol.com /paulcu/dscsn/systems/propulsion/prop.html   (2078 words)

  
 Overview of Prop Types
The word prop in the Source is generally synonymous with polygon models.
Special prop type used to convert a model that is designed to be used as a prop_static, and giving it the properties of a prop_dynamic.
To avoid this, you may also use sprites with the detail prop system, which doesn't have this overhead and is consequently at least 10x faster than using.MDLs.
www.valve-erc.com /srcsdk/Levels/prop_types.html   (1667 words)

  
 Prop fabrication
I subsequently found it better to use 3/4" thick wood (prop wood material) for hold downs as it doesn't bend as much as the steel angle stock.
While testing a 67" dia prop for a Velocity Elite, Nigel noticed some flutter at 2000 rpm and solved the problem with 2 UNI reinforcements at 45 degrees.
Nick Ugolini also thought that this was a good idea and has since added a torsional layup to his prop since it was more flexible in torsion than it needed to be.
k0lee.com /propfab.html   (1118 words)

  
 Prop Scan for Boat Props, Boat Propeller repair, Tuning, sizing, calculation, sales, nibral, ski, blade, pitch, computer
Prop Scan is used on marine propellers to achieve more speed, reduce fuel consumption, eliminate propeller vibration, propeller synchronization and match engine loading requirements.
The Prop Scan Business Opportunity consists of The Prop Scan Package which is designed to supply you with the products, training, knowledge, skill, information, support and backup you require to set up and run a successful propeller repair and modification facility.
Using Prop Scan the worlds leading propeller calculation and inspection system as the technical core of your business, you can establish a highly profitable state of the art repair and modification facility.
www.props.com.au   (777 words)

  
 PRoP
PRoPs are simple, inexpensive, internet-controlled, untethered tele-robots that strive to provide the sensation of tele-embodiment in a remote real space.
PRoPs also enable their users to perform a wide gamut of human activities in the remote space, such as wandering around, conversing with people, hanging out, pointing, examining objects, reading, and making simple gestures.
The focus of this work is to identify and distill a small yet sufficient number of traits that are vital to human communication and interaction and to physically implement them on PRoPs.
www.prop.org   (190 words)

  
 Prop Art Ltd by Mary Burzynski
Prop Art was founded by Mary Burzynski and Brian McMahon in 1985 to provide specialty dimensional art service to the advertising community.
Her career-long intensive interaction with clients, creatives, photographers, producers and directors has informed her understanding of what you the client needs beyond what years spent tinkering in the shop guarantees.
Whether we are working from blueprints and/or client generated renderings, or from verbal description alone, Prop Art is experienced at identifying and meeting our clients' expectations, on time and within budget.
www.prop-art.com /pages/profile.html   (170 words)

  
 People's Regional Opportunity Program - Home Page
People's Regional Opportunity Program (PROP) is a Community Action Agency dedicated to helping families and individuals build better lives for themselves.
PROP programs address a wide range of needs - including affordable housing, youth leadership programs, senior volunteer opportunities, substance abuse support, heat assistance, healthy initiatives, and affordable child care.
PROP is committed to assuring non-discrimination in all aspects of program participation.
www.propeople.org   (340 words)

  
 Welcome to Prop Protector - the leading rope cutter to prevent propeller fouling
The Prop Protector is a simple shaft driven rope and debris cutter, rotating with the shaft and instantly cutting any rope, weed or debris picked up by the propeller.
Manufactured from high grade (316) Stainless Steel, it is easy to install - in minutes on land, or, with the clamp-on version, underwater by a diver.
The Prop Protector sits on the shaft, between the propeller hub and the stern bearing, waiting to cut anything that threatens to entangle it.
www.prop-protector.co.uk   (207 words)

  
 The Prop Stop Inn
Prop Stop Survived Katrina......However, we are suspending operations for the Season!
A loose translation means have a party in the style of the Tickfaw River Folks which translates into One Helluva Party every weekend at the Prop Stop.
Seems like only yesterday when the Prop Stop started selling beer from an ice chest and making change from an old King Edwards cigar box, but that was actually 30 years ago.
www.thepropstop.com   (338 words)

  
 For Your Outboards & Stern Drives - Prop Guard propeller guard
For over fifty years the same basic technology employed in the PROP GUARD® has been successfully used worldwide by canal boats, river boats and commercial fishing vessels to achieve greater propeller thrust plus substantial fuel savings.
The PROP GUARD® is a unique, patent pending propeller guard with no moving parts, no electrical wiring, and no hydraulic hoses.
PROP GUARD® is available for ALL Outboard and Stern Drive applications.
www.propguard.net   (171 words)

  
 PROP's home page
PROP extends our gratitude to our members for your swift response to our legislative action alert last week.
PROP is seeking a full-time or two part time staff !
PROP's Discussion Board Forums for both Recycling and Composting issues.
www.proprecycles.org   (158 words)

  
 HPLHS Prop Documents Project   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Permission is granted for individuals to print copies for their own personal use in role-playing games, but any theatrical, commercial or illegal use is prohibited.
Please consult the Prop EULA before downloading or using the prop files.
Although ome of these props are adapted from Hollywood movies and TV shows, most have been created exclusively for this website.
www.cthulhulives.org /toybox/PROPDOCS/propdocs.html   (193 words)

  
 NIGHTHAUNT STUDIOS
These props would look great in any haunt, comeing out of a GRAVEYARD, or front porch, greeting people, inside store display, ect.
prop comes with instructions, prop stand, power supply, 25 feet of power cord.
The answer is simply no. The props that we have on this site now are the props that we are currently producing.
www.nighthauntstudios.com   (481 words)

  
 Buffett's Prop. 13 comments cause stir
Warren Buffett, named earlier this week as an adviser to Schwarzenegger's campaign in a move widely touted as giving the movie star credibility on economic issues, may have nullified his own value when he told the Wall Street Journal that property taxes in California are too low and suggested that Prop.
The flap over Buffett's comments only enhance the suspicions among conservative Republicans that Schwarzenegger is not a true California-style Republican committed to the no-tax, cut-spending philosophy that has been the mainstay of the state's GOP.
The suspicions already were roused by the prominent presence in Schwarzenegger's campaign of former advisers to Gov. Pete Wilson, who, as a candidate for governor on the same 1978 ballot on which Prop.
sfgate.com /cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/c/a/2003/08/16/MN263845.DTL   (797 words)

  
 Prop Talk
As a prop, I have greater responsibility than you can ever fathom.
Those words are the very I back bone of a life I have spent drinking and partying in, and you use them as a punch line.
You weep for your wings and centers and curse the prop forward.
www.proptalkrugby.com   (426 words)

  
 ProP 1.0 Server
ProP 1.0 server predicts arginine and lysine propeptide cleavage sites in eukaryotic protein sequences using an ensemble of neural networks.
It is also possible to perform a general proprotein convertase (PC) prediction.
ProP 1.0 is available as a package on a commercial license.
www.cbs.dtu.dk /services/ProP   (176 words)

  
 key props, models and miniature sets for film, cgi, print and display by Prop Art Ltd.
Three very different clients, with very different needs and one thing in common, they each picked Prop Art to design and execute their projects because of the specialized dimensional art services we provide.
With an expertise developed both in the shop and on set, Prop Art brings a wealth of knowledge and skill to every project enabling us to successfully meet the unique needs inherent in each individual project.
Whether you are working in print, film, digital capture or display, Prop Art is your source for experienced model making.
www.prop-art.com   (182 words)

  
 CNN.com - Dean says wife won't be a 'prop' - Jan. 7, 2004
Dean said his wife, Judy, will do television interviews and possibly appear in a campaign commercial.
"I do not intend to drag her around because I think I need her as a prop on the campaign trail," he added.
Dean's wife has been interviewed by print reporters and radio stations during the last year, but she has not traveled with her husband on the campaign trail.
www.cnn.com /2004/ALLPOLITICS/01/07/elec04.prez.dean.family.ap   (697 words)

  
 Prop in TutorGig Encyclopedia
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Tummy Time Prop & Play Mat, by Earlyears
www.tutorgig.com /ed/props   (635 words)

  
 HPLHS Prop Private Investigator License   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
It is adapted from a prop created for the HBO movie Poodle Springs.
Click the image at left to download the PDF with printing and finishing instructions.
Is there a specific prop you'd like to see here?
www.cthulhulives.org /toybox/PROPDOCS/PropPILicense.html   (73 words)

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