(also beam compasses)
A drawing compass consisting of a horizontal rod or beam connected by sliding sockets to two vertical legs, used for drawing large circles.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
- The radius of circle or arc you can make with this beam compass set is limited only by the ledge you have at hand.
- The fine adjustment mechanism on a beam compass makes distance transfers quicker and more precise than with a ruler and pencil alone.
- The beam compass is preferred due to its greater rigidity.
Definición de beam compass en:
- el diccionario Inglés de EE.UU.