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  Razor wire: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Barbed tape or razor wire is a mesh of metal strips with sharp edges whose purpose it is to prevent passage by human beings.
Barbed wire is a type of fencing wire constructed with sharp edges or points arranged at intervals along the strand(s)....
Concertina wire is a type of barbed wire or razor wire that is formed in large coils which can be expanded like a concertina....
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/r/ra/razor_wire.htm   (2003 words)

  
 Razor wire - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In high security applications, barbed tape supplanted barbed wire which could be circumvented relatively quickly by humans without tools.
Razor wire at the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, Cambodia.
A very simple defeat technique is to cut the wire or throw a piece of old carpet over the strands.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Razor_wire   (751 words)

  
 Warhammer 40,000 - Terrain   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Razor wire is supported by a bunch of wooden struts that keep the wire in place on the battlefield – time to make these crossbeams.
Since the wire is probably coiled together tightly, stretch out the razor wire a bit so that it is as long as the base.
Once the razor wire is strung to your liking, finish with a drop of super glue at each point that the wire meets with the support struts.
us.games-workshop.com /games/40k/terrain/defense/razorwire.htm   (1164 words)

  
 Articles - Razor   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Straight razors (also called cut-throat razors) with open steel blades were the most common before the 20th century—and, in many countries, until the 1950s.
Plastic disposable razors and razors with replaceable disposable blade attachments, often with two or three cutting edges (but sometimes with four and as of recently, five cutting edges), are in common use today.
Razor wire is a mesh of metal strips with sharp edges whose purpose it is to prevent passage by human beings.
www.worldsink.com /articles/Razor   (746 words)

  
 Razor Wire   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Razor Wire is designed to present absolute maximum security when utilized as a ground barrier, a fence topping and on all roof tops and walls, when used in conjunction with other perimeter defence equipment e.g.
Razor Wire is the most effective anti-intruder perimeter protection available.
he razor ribbon wire is produced on diameter 900 mm., when measured across the center of the packaged coil.
www.iraniantrade.org /_worldtrade/0000022f.htm   (176 words)

  
 Cochrane Steel Products - Razor Wire Fence / Barbed Tape   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Razor Wire is one of the most effective ways of securing any size of perimeter.
Razor Wire is the ideal fence to improve security at homes, schools, offices and factories.
Razor Wire can be used to secure extensive areas at a fraction of the cost of other systems.
www.cochranesteel.com /barbedtape.html   (743 words)

  
 Razor coil / Barbed wire
This allows the razor coil to be installed in any distance between loops, depending on the security desired, the most common being 18” or 450 mm.
Razor spike is available in two heights 4 1/4” and 2”, both are 60” in length.
Razor wire is virtually impossible to cut with standard tools and razor sharp barbs present an awesome barrier.
www.boundaryfence.net /razorcoil.htm   (490 words)

  
 The HooK: NEWS- $1.5 million: Razor wire widow sues City, RTF
When Presley realized her brush pile was an ineffective deterrent, she soon chose something a bit more menacing: razor wire, installing two 30-foot, coiling stretches of it just two-feet off the ground-- eye level for many domestic pets, and chest level for small children.
In [April] 2004 with the razor wire still in place, and now landscaped with azaleas bushes the City issued a new warning, giving her 10 days to remove the wire.
Presley declined, and the City took her to court for violating a new City law prohibiting razor wire on residential property, a class one misdemeanor.
readthehook.com /stories/2005/04/21/news15MillionRazorWireWido.html   (790 words)

  
 The Advertiser: Protest as Vanstone cuts razor wire (archived)
Senator Vanstone said last month the razor wire would be removed from Villawood's perimeter fences and would be followed at other facilities in a softening of the Government's approach to immigration detention.
As the minister cut the wire to mark the start of work, three protesters outside the fence yelled "lock up the Liberals, free the refugees" and then tried to rush the main gate when the media were invited inside.
Senator Vanstone said the razor wire removed from the complex would be donated to a scrap metal works and its value donated to the New South Wales Fire Brigade.
www.theadvertiser.news.com.au /common/story_page/0,5936,16544063^1702,00.html   (382 words)

  
 'Energised' fence: shock replacement for razor wire - National - smh.com.au
Replacing razor wire with an electric fence at Sydney's Villawood detention centre is hypocritical, refugee activists say.
Immigration officials today confirmed "energised wiring" would be erected where high escape risk detainees were housed - replacing about a quarter of the razor wire which was removed.
He denied the wiring, which was in addition to the remaining razor wire in the area where "criminal detainees" were kept, was overkill.
www.smh.com.au /news/national/energised-fence-shock-replacement-for-razor-wire/2005/09/15/1126750065418.html   (488 words)

  
 Serpas orders razor wire removed from new precinct fence - Thursday, 03/04/04   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
But the facility was met with instant criticism for its razor wire fence that gave it a stockade appearance.
District Councilman Jamie Isabel was one of the loudest critics of the razor wire fence.
The razor wire had some people questioning whether the building, which has community meeting rooms and county clerk offices, was a prison.
www.tennessean.com /local/archives/04/03/47763745.shtml?Element_ID=47763745   (674 words)

  
 Razor - The Razor Information Gathering System   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Occam's razor is generally interpreted as counselling the use of "simpler" Does this comport with Occam's razor?
Boing Boing reader sneaks single edge razor blade onto jet 200512061240 Brucine says he was on a plane on Sunday when he noticed a guy using a single edged
Razor is a planning-based information-gathering softbot that assists users by automatically Razor uses a disjunctive graph-based plan representation.
razor.okeysearch.com   (214 words)

  
 wire mesh,stainless steel wire mesh,welded wire mesh,wire mesh machine,expanded metal mesh,wire cloth,galvanized wire ...
Founded in 1980, Hebei TSRC Wire Mesh Factory is a leader in cost-effective, high-precision wire mesh weaving.
Razor Wire Barbed Tape is our major product.
We produce both straight type razor barbed wire also concertina coil type razor barbed wire, stainless steel razor barbed wire or galvanized iron razor barbed wire tape.
www.wiremeshdisc.com   (288 words)

  
 The Razor Wire Looking Glass
The former BHP single men's quarters, now enclosed by a high fence topped with razor wire, is surrounded by ordinary buildings: a library, a school, a recreation club.
There are former neighbours, brothers, fathers and sons, even husbands and wives, who have ended up divided by razor wire because of the different ways their claims have been treated.
The supposedly unbridgeable gulf between people who step off a plane with their papers in order and those who've been languishing for years behind razor wire is a convenient legal fiction, utterly divorced from any genuine security concern.
gregegan.customer.netspace.net.au /ESSAYS/RAZOR/RazorWire.html   (2891 words)

  
 CercosAlamo.Com : 2.-Razor Wire Security
The security razor wire or concertina wire is produced on diameters (18", 24" and 30") +/- 2".A single coil is fabricated from:
Core wire will be galvanized with a diameter.098" with a minimum tensile strength of 220,000 psi or stainless steel wire (301 SS) with a diameter.098 with a minimum tensile strength of 140,000 psi.
Each razor sharp barb will be 2.5"+/-.1" long; spaced 4" O.C. Each roll will consist of 31, 51 or 81 loops each attached or cliped to the adjacent at equally spaced locations around the circunsference 3 times.
www.cercosalamo.com /p1060.htm   (127 words)

  
 ::Laser Razor - Concertina Razor Wire - BTC
Concertina razor wire is the barbed tape combined with a high tensile core wire, to form continuous spirals of various diameters, which are then clipped together with heavy duty clips.
Once this clip has been fastened to the Concertina razor wire, it is virtually impossible to remove.
Concertina razor wire can be used in conjunction with an existing wall or fence, or even installed as a barrier on its own, to create an effective security perimeter.
www.laser-razor.co.za /concertina.html   (164 words)

  
 The HooK: COVER- Slashed: Presley's razor wire claims collateral damage
City zoning inspector Jerry Tomlin, who conducted much of the City's investigation into the razor wire, was questioned about whether he trespassed to get photographs of the barricade, a point he says is moot.
Also of note, says Tomlin, is the fact that the 31-foot stretch of razor wire at the southwest corner of Presley's property extends onto a neighbor's land.
Once a new code is finalized, Presley would have to be notified once again that her razor wire is in violation.
readthehook.com /stories/2004/12/09/coverSlashedPresleysRazorW.html   (2459 words)

  
 Razor wire to come down at Villawood - National - smh.com.au
Much of the razor wire around Sydney's Villawood detention centre is about to be taken down and at least two other immigration facilities could follow suit.
The wire will be removed from around accommodation blocks, central facilities and visitors' areas and will be retained only at the centre's high security area.
The razor wire at Villawood will be donated to the Smorgon Steel Great Scrap Round-Up which is raising money for bushfire brigades.
www.smh.com.au /news/national/razor-wire-to-come-down-at-villawood/2005/08/07/1123353200995.html?oneclick=true   (517 words)

  
 Razor Wire At Juvenile Hall Comes Down: From The Tampa Tribune   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
TALLAHASSEE - Coils of razor wire fell to the ground like giant Slinky toys at a correctional institution in the state capital on Friday as the state ushered in a new philosophy toward the treatment of young female offenders.
Workers snipped down the barriers atop fences surrounding the Sawmill Academy for Girls in a demonstration of a softer approach, which is called for by research into the psyche of girls in correctional programs, said Anthony Schembri, secretary of the Department of Juvenile Justice.
Removing the razor wire from moderate-risk facilities isn't a whim.
www.tampatrib.com /floridametronews/MGBL1NET8EE.html   (375 words)

  
 ::Laser Razor - Flat Wrap Razor Wire   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Flat Wrap razor wire is fabricated by the winding of razor wire onto a jig to create flat lengths of razor wire with a length of 15 meters per coil.
Any existing fence can be upgraded with our Flat Wrap razor wire to enhance the security of your premises.
Several advantages which contribute to the success of flat wrap are, the neat appearance of the installed product, and the fact that there is no overhang into a neighbor's property.
www.laser-razor.co.za /flatwrap.html   (115 words)

  
 ORDINANCE NO. BL2004-427
An ordinance amending Chapters 13.32 and 16.24 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws regarding the use of barbed wire and razor wire fencing.
wire or razor wire is used; provided, that this section shall not be construed to prevent
“O. Barbed wire and razor wire fencing shall be prohibited in all residential zoning districts unless the property satisfies all of the requirements of section 17.16.330 of the metropolitan zoning code regarding the keeping of domestic animals/wildlife on the property and all necessary permits have been issued.”
www.nashville.gov /mc/ordinances/bl2004_427.htm   (256 words)

  
 Razor Wire Installed After Katrina to be Removed   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Harrison County residents in Long Beach, Gulfport and Pass Christian will be relieved to see that the razor wire running along the railroad tracks in their cities will soon be removed.
An earlier effort to remove the wire was thwarted by FEMA when the agency said a contract by the county was too expensive.
Work to begin removing the razor wire will get underway shortly after the paperwork for the contract is finalized.
www.gulfcoastnews.com /GCNnewsKatrinaRazorWireRemoval.htm   (194 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Razor Wire Pubic Hair: Books: Carlton Mellick III   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
A psycho-sexual fairy tale about a multi-gender screwing toy who is purchased by a razor dominatrix and brought into her nightmarish worlds of bizarre sex and mutilation.
"Razor Wire Pubic Hair is freaky, funny, brutal, techno-noir, limit-situation stuff set in a bad-dream future that's ultimately a metaphor for a present-day journey into the relentless nature of desire and the delicious permeability of gender.
Razor Wire Pubic Hair kept my eyes pinned to the page until the end (I read it in about an hour).
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0972959815?v=glance   (1824 words)

  
 Razor Wire - Academy Fence Company - High Security Barbed Wire For Fencing
Razor Wire - Academy Fence Company - High Security Barbed Wire For Fencing
Razor Wire - High Security Industrial, Commercial, Chain Link Barbed Wire
Premium material made of stainless steel with a heavy wire core.
www.academyfence.com /razorwire.html   (325 words)

  
 Urbanesque - E&M's Razor Wire Phoenixes
The pilot was reviewed and declared a success, and although there was no funding available, Adrienne was asked to continue offering the workshops as an augmentation to the existing programs inside the state prison.
And, at this time neither EandM nor Razor Wire Phoenixes is currently a non-profit as designated by the Federal Government, so your donations are not tax-deductible.
Being a contribution to others is a contribution to oneself, and EandM invites you to join the growing EandM volunteer base in the development, implementation and promotion of Razor Wire Phoenixes and other Empty and Meaningless: the Box Proejct programs.
www.urbanesque.com /RWP   (956 words)

  
 SouthWestern Fence Company, Inc. : 1.- Razor Wire Commercial   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The commercial razor wire or helical style is produced on two diameters (18" and 24") +/- 2", when measured across the center of the packaged coil.
Barbed tape AISI 430 stainless steel with a minimum Rockwell hardness of (30N) 35-40 or galvanized high tensile steel.
Each razor sharp barb will be 2.4"+/- 5% long from tip to tip; 4" O.C. around the coil loop.
pages.sbcglobal.net /swfence/p969.htm   (123 words)

  
 Independent Razor & Weld Mesh Suppliers (Pty) Ltd.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
As a major supplier of wire products, this company not only sells to wholesalers and retail markets, but offers unbeatable prices directly to homeowners.
With 30 years experience, and a number of major contracts to its credit, Independent Razor and Weldmesh Suppliers can offer homeowners sound advice on all aspects of security and fencing requirements.
The company's range of products include diamond mesh, weld mesh, razor wire in both flat and cylindrical form and straight wire.
www.razorwire.co.za   (95 words)

  
 Welded Wire Fencing|Woven Wire Fencing|Wire Mesh Fencing|Made in China   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
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