Cradle Frame

Technology / Motorcycle / Cradle Frame: Motorcycle frame with two tubes passing under the engine (Compare Open Cradle Frame).

Other Words for Frame

Frame Verb Synonyms: enclose, box (in), set off
Frame Noun Synonyms: framework, shell, form, skeleton, support, chassis, framing, structure, fabric, scaffolding, construction
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Mainframe

Technology / Computers / Mainframe: Mostly a mainframe is only a mainframe when compared to a desktop computer. It's bigger and much more powerful. Sometimes it's called a server or CPU. MORE

Loop Frame

Technology / Motorcycle / Loop Frame: Early motorcycle frame design in which the downtube curves underneath the engine case and then upward to become the seat-post. The earliest motorcycle builders were adapting gasoline engines to 19th c MORE

Masking Frame

Entertainment / Photography / Masking Frame: Is an adjustable frame used to hold printing paper in position under the enlarger, also referred to as an enlarging easel. MORE

Monocoque Frame

Technology / Motorcycle / Monocoque Frame: A motorcycle frame in which the structure is made as one unit from a sheet material (ie alloy or steel). It may also include bodywork or fuel container in the structure. A Grand Prix motorcycle racing MORE

Open Cradle Frame

Technology / Motorcycle / Open Cradle Frame: Motorcycle frame without tubes running under the engine. The engine unit bolts into place between the front downtube and the swingarm pivot area as a semi-stressed or stressed member. MORE

Keystone Frame

Technology / Motorcycle / Keystone Frame: An American term to describe a diamond-type frame in which the engine serves as part of the structure. MORE

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