Bridging

Business / Construction / Bridging: Small wood or metal members that are inserted in a diagonal position between the floor joists or rafters at mid-span for the purpose of bracing the joists/rafters & spreading the load.

Solid Bridging

Business / Construction / Solid Bridging: A solid member placed between adjacent floor joists near the center of the span to prevent joists or rafters from twisting. MORE

Cross Bridging

Business / Construction / Cross Bridging: Diagonal bracing between adjacent floor joists, placed near the center of the joist span to prevent joists from twisting. MORE

Channel

Entertainment / Bowling / Channel: The formal name for a gutter. The area to the right and left of the playing surface that catches a ball that rolls off the lane. MORE

Bridged Power

Technology / Home Audio / Bridged Power: Bridging an amplifier, combines the power output of two channels into one channel. Bridging allows the amplifier to drive one speaker with more power than the amp could produce for two speakers. Becau MORE

802.1

Technology / Computers / 802.1: Standard defining Network Bridging. Bridges also known as Layer 2 Switches because they operate at the Data Link layer of the OSI model. MORE

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