cheekpiece


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cheekpiece

(ˈtʃiːkˌpiːs)
n
(Horse Training, Riding & Manège) either of the two straps of a bridle that join the bit to the crownpiece
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Noun1.cheekpiece - either of two straps of a bridle that connect the bit to the headpiececheekpiece - either of two straps of a bridle that connect the bit to the headpiece
bridle - headgear for a horse; includes a headstall and bit and reins to give the rider or driver control
strap - an elongated leather strip (or a strip of similar material) for binding things together or holding something in position
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Also featured is the buttstock hook which enables users to maneuver the rifle with the non-shooting hand, a flat butt stock bottom that supports rear stability and an integral adjustable cheekpiece for the perfect cheek weld.
But while the helmet cheekpiece can still be admired almost 2,000 years on by visitors to Segedunum Roman fort in Wallsend, its owner may have perished as his troop ship was wrecked while entering the Tyne in the AD180s.
A cheekpiece showing a dog attacking a stag The cheekpiece is punched with an image of one of the heavenly twins, Castor and Pollux, who were believed to protect soldiers in battle, and a dolphin.
The 16-inch barrel is chrome lined chrome moly, and features include a Troy Medieval muzzle brake and ERGO F93 buttstock with a fixed cheekpiece.
The CountDown provides a window in the back of the magazine that shows the amount of remaining rounds without the need to move your head from the cheekpiece. The indicator is color-coded: 30 to 21 rounds have a green background, 20 to 11 rounds have a yellow background and 10 to zero rounds have a red background.
Location of the locking/loosening hardware and incremental cheekpiece adjustment are two clues.
For precision target shooting, the user can quickly adjust the height of the buttstock for a custom fit by removing or installing spacers in the cheekpiece. The length of the buttstock can also be changed by up to two inches by sliding the buttplate backward or forward.
"We are the company that originally produced the Delta Cheekpiece for Colt firearms back in the '80s when they sold the AR-15 Delta," Ridge said.
Ladbrokes list Circus Maximus, who will wear cheekpieces tomorrow, at 16-1, and Dettori said: "He's never going to be flash.
Connections have opted to run Waiting Patiently in cheekpieces for the first time and regular rider Brian Hughes cannot wait to ride the classy chaser, who won his first six starts over fences.
Powell, another daughter of a Grand National winner Brendan - who rode Rhyme 'N Reason to victory in 1988, felt the first-time cheekpieces were key to victory.