That which projects like an ear, esp. that by which anything is supported, carried, or grasped, or to which a support is fastened; an ear; as, the lugs of a kettle; the lugs of a founder's flask; the lug (handle) of a jug.
1. An ear shaped projection by which something is held or supported. 2. Heavy bolt used with a bolt to fasten a wheel to an axle. 3. Terminal that makes quick connection or removal possible in an electrical cable.
As applied to boiler suspension, a steel eyepiece fitted and riveted or welded to the curvature of a boiler shell or drum and connected by a steel U-bolt or sling rod to overhead steel structure; used to support the weight of a boiler.
A protrusion beneath the barrel of a revolver that provides strength, stability and weight. Full-lug barrels that extend the entire length of the barrel are often preferred on competition or hunting guns as they provide additional weight to help dampen recoil and muzzle flip. Half-lug barrels feature barrel lugs that extend part of the way down the barrel.
An Irish deity represented in mythological texts as a hero and High King of the distant past. He is known by the epithets Lámfhada ("long hand"), for his skill with a spear or sling, Samildánach ("multi-talented", "skilled in many arts"), Lonnbeimnech ("fierce striker") and Macnia ("boy hero"), and by the matronymic mac Ethlenn or mac Ethnenn ("son of Ethliu or Ethniu").
(1) A type of thread configuration designed so the thread segments are disposed equidistantly around a bottle neck (finish). The closure has matching portions that engage each of the thread segments (2) A small indentation or raised portion on the surface of a container. The lug provides a means of indexing the container for operations such as multi-color decoration or labeling.
Lug (Ð›ÑƒÐ³) is a village in Serbia. It is situated in the BeoÄin municipality, in the Vojvodina province. Although, the village is geographically located in Syrmia, it is part of the South BaÄka District.