Common vocabulary used in Radius applications.
The distance from the center of a circle to the outside of the circle.
Twice the radius.
SSPAN, CHORD, SPRINGLINE
Term used to describe the distance from the face of the jamb to the face of the jamb.
RISE, CHORD HEIGHT
The distance of the elevation of the arch.
A curved application where there are more than one radius used on the part. EX: Spiral ascending staircase or arch on curved wall.
When one radius terminates in a part and flows into an opposite radius in the same part.
Horizontal outside radius.
Horizontal inside radius.
Any segment of a circle that is less than a half circle.
HALF CIRCLE ARCH
Exactly half of a circle having a span that is equal to the diameter and a rise equal to the radius.
Any radius application that does not follow a true radius, these application can be quoted with major and minor axis information, however require a template for manufacturing purposes.
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