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The deep core muscles, called the quadratus lumborum, psoas major, external oblique, and the deep fascicles erector spinae, attach directly to the lumbar vertebrae, and function primarily to stabilize the lumbar spine.
Participants at the high school level get an erector-set style package that allows them to build a robot to their specific design.
The rocket exploded without warning in a tremendous blast that destroyed the booster, its payload and the rocket's transporter erector.
The mobile transporter and erector will make the missile difficult to locate.
The rocket, mounted horizontally on a transporter-erector, is then hauled a short distance to the launch mount, and powerful hydraulic pistons rotate the booster to the vertical position for launch.
Miller likely also had urgent stabilization surgery with an external fixator (an erector-like structure of metal bars attached to pins in the femur and tibia) to provide temporary stability for the delicate artery repair.
Put together like an 18,000-piece erector set, made of iron beams held together with 2.5 million rivets, the tower was a pure showpiece, with no functional purpose.
On Wadsworth Terrace, one building’s foundation is propped up by an erector set of stilts.
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