## The Encyclopedia of Architecture, Historical, Theoretical, and Practical |

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eache equal to the radius which forms the edges of the ribs ;

AB ...

**Draw**the straight line AB ( fig . 645. ) to represent the axis of the inclined vault ,and

**draw**CD perpendicular to AB . Produce CD to e and h ; make AC and ADeache equal to the radius which forms the edges of the ribs ;

**draw**hn parallel toAB ...

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700 . circle Egrs F

semicircle in s .

describe the quadrant pm .

700 . circle Egrs F

**draw**ts perpendicular to BD , cutting the circumference of thesemicircle in s .

**Draw**sp parallel to BD . From the centre y , with the distance yp ,describe the quadrant pm .

**Draw**mi parallel to AB , cutting the semicircle ...Page 623

ribs of the dome , which is here supposed to be the quadrant of a circle . Divide

the arc ...

**Draw**the half diagonal i A , iB , iC_perpendicular to any side AB of the plan .**Draw**the straight line ih , cutting AB in h . Let himZ be the outline of one of theribs of the dome , which is here supposed to be the quadrant of a circle . Divide

the arc ...

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