Translation for 'cowcatcher' from English to Russian
NOUN   a cowcatcher | cowcatchers
SYNO buffer | cowcatcher | fender | ...
метельник {м}
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Translation for 'cowcatcher' from English to Russian

метельник {м}жд
Usage Examples English
  • Thomas is having trouble with the police – by traveling to the quarry without a cowcatcher and side plates to cover his wheels.
  • To comply with local railway regulations, it was fitted with a cowcatcher, bell, buckeye couplings and an American-style whistle.
  • The driver managed to stop the train in less than its own length and the motorcyclist hit the cowcatcher, suffering only minor injuries.
  • The whole structure is strongly cross-braced and includes a cowcatcher and automatic coupler at each end.
  • 5 to 8 were supplied by the makers complete with skirting over wheels, cowcatcher, bell, and headlamp at the bunker end, typical of a "tramway - type" locomotive for use on open (unfenced) track.

  • An unusual model was the 1903 Steam Tonneau, which was fitted with a cowcatcher at the front.
  • The cowcatcher from the BMS V is on display in the Purdue Boilermaker Station Welcome Center.
  • A small cowcatcher was attached to the from buffer beam.
  • They were designed with reverse running in mind, with a weatherboard mounted on the tender front to protect the crew from the elements when running tender first and with a cowcatcher and headlight mounted on the rear end of the tender.
  • Some of the art includes a mural in the Thruway underpass (2014-2018), an innovative bike rack as a train cowcatcher, a "troll" next to a bridge on the connecting Domine Trail, and others for trail users to discover.

  • The main picture and the following show the differences in appearance of the Class 6H during its service life, with different cabs, headlights and cowcatcher designs.
  • On the first prime ministerial trip to British Columbia on the newly opened Canadian Pacific Railway, Macdonald built Agnes a platform on the cowcatcher of the locomotive and had a chair nailed to it so she could better see the mountain scenery.
  • In snowy areas the cowcatcher also has the function of a snowplough.
  • Baton had placed a railroad tie over the tracks, which was later struck by a train; the train was not derailed as the tie was caught in the locomotive's cowcatcher.
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