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  • n. Plural form of flashboard.

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Examples

  • Therefore, a true flood curve at this point would be much flatter at the beginning and rise sharply at a period coincident with the carrying away of the flashboards.

    The Passaic Flood of 1903

  • So sudden a decrease in the effectual height of the dam must lower the water on the dam crest markedly, and as every other probable cause has been eliminated in the case of the recent flood, the explanation of the check in the progress of floods over this dam may be safety accepted as due to carrying away of flashboards.

    The Passaic Flood of 1903

  • Since the flow curves in fig. 1 were drawn it has been found by careful observation that the depressions which occur in the rise of every flood over Dundee dam are probably due to the carrying away of the flashboards which are placed upon the dam crest in times of low water.

    The Passaic Flood of 1903

  • The flashboards used upon this dam are usually 18 inches wide, and as they are supported by iron rods, which are of approximately the same strength and are placed upon the dam by one crew of workmen, it may be safely assumed that they are of approximately equal stability and might be expected to fail almost simultaneously along the length of the dam crest.

    The Passaic Flood of 1903

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  • If we had the shorter flashboards and weaker pins in during

    Lowell Sun Forum

  • Those living along the lake said that the lack of the flashboards left the lake too shallow and muddy.

    Postbulletin.com Local News

  • Oronoco citizens first became involved last fall when Olmsted County Parks Superintendent Tom Ryan refused to allow his workers to erect flashboards to increase the lake height by 18 inches because of safety concerns.

    Postbulletin.com Local News

  • The flashboards will be raised on Friday, meaning the water level will be lowered for the winter.

    Postbulletin.com Local News

  • The lowered Merrimack River will allow more maintenance and replacement of flashboards, which make a moveable wall atop the permanent dam used to control water levels as needed for hydropower and flood control.

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