Need we say more? We recommend high quality Firebricks for the dome and floor of the Pompeii Oven. Red clay bricks are a traditional design element for many oven finish styles, including the Vent Arch. Read our Brick Primer for more on bricks and the Pompeii Oven.
A solid masonry unit of clay or shale, formed into a rectangular prism while plastic and burned or fired in a kiln that may have cores or cells comprising of less than 25 % of the cross sectional area.
A regular shaped cube (approximately 4"x8"x 2 1/2", but actual size varies by manufacturer and age) of formed and fired clay. Brick is divided into to two types: soft and hard clay. Soft clay is mostly an older type of brick, but some manufacturers are still producing it. Soft clay must be soaked in water before laying as its absorbent tendencies will remove moisture from the mortar, causing the mortar to prematurely set, creating a poor bond. Hard clay brick represents the majority of modern brick. It does not need to be soaked as it absorbs relatively little moisture.
Brick (Basketball) is a slang term used in basketball to describe a shot attempt that hits the rim or backboard and misses badly. The term is pejorative, and a player who frequently misses shots may be called a "bricklayer."
To render a Playstation Portable unit "useless as a brick" by corrupting it's "firmware." Bricking can be prevented by avoiding firmware altering applications such as PSPSet and any homebrew eboots from untrustworthy sources. There is no way to unbrick a PSP.
1. One of the Zaurii using the classic Palm-inspired form factor (SL-5x00 or SL-6000). 2. What any Zaurus turns into when it dies, a useless paperweight. 3. To brick a Zaurus: to turn it into a brick(see #2).
Brick is the slang term for an electronic device which cannot function (or has been rendered useless by damaged firmware). This comes from the fact that the device in question can be considered useful as a brick, and little else.
"Brick" is a song performed by Ben Folds Five released on their 1997 album Whatever and Ever Amen. The verses were written by Ben Folds about his high school girlfriend getting an abortion, and the chorus was written by Ben Folds Five's drummer, Darren Jessee. "Brick" was one of Ben Folds Five's biggest hits, gaining much mainstream radio play in the USA, the UK, and Australia in 1998.
Talking Heads Brick is a box set by rock band the Talking Heads, containing the band's eight studio albums in Dual Disc format with videos and previously unreleased material. Remixed by Jerry Harrison in Advanced Resolution 5.1 Dolby Surround Sound, Brick is the first DualDisc release of an artist's entire back catalogue.
Brick is an American film written and directed by Rian Johnson. The film's narrative centers around a hardboiled detective story that takes place in suburbia, while all of the main characters are high school students.
Brick: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack is the soundtrack to the 2006 film of the same name. It was released on March 21, 2006 by Lakeshore Records. The soundtrack features the original score for the film composed by Nathan Johnson, lead of The Cinematic Underground as well as music by The Velvet Underground, Bunny Berigan, Anton Karas and Kay Armen and a song from the Gilbert and Sullivan operetta The Mikado recited by Nora Zehetner that was featured in the film.
an isolated experiment, it is nice to know that someone in rock has ambitions beyond the four or five minute conventional track, and has the intelligence to carry out his intentions, in all their intricacy, with considerable grace