Pole plate

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(Arch.) a horizontal timber resting on the tiebeams of a roof and receiving the ends of the rafters. It differs from the plate in not resting on the wall.

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Tenders are invited for Provide signals and hardware for the intersection; accessible pedestrian signal - 4; pole plate - 12.
In addition, additional work is done on the ground reinforcements (including the pole plate and stabilization), water supply, lighting, wire transfers, and green jobs.
Casing, consisting of body, an integral housing, an integral pole plate, a
The arm flange plate shall be fabricated from ASTM-A36 and be drilled to match the pole plates.