THIS model of a guillotine
made from meat bones by an 18th Century Napoleonic French prisoner was saved from the chop.
have been trained by Gong'e (Jimmy Wang) to behead their opponents with a weapon known as xuedizi, as confidently demonstrated in the pic's strong opening sequence.
Labour leader Eamon Gilmore said it had taken the use of the parliamentary guillotine
on bills "to a new level of ridiculousness".
Just 6in (15cm) high, this cylindrical depicts two aristocrats looking on while another lies awaiting the blade, bearing the words "View of La Guillotine
or the modern Beheading Machine at Paris By which Louis XV late King of France was Beheaded Jan 21, 1793".
Grinders for specific requirements such as pipe and profile, and hot-melt granulators and guillotines
Initially, Deary concentrated on the jokes for his Horrible Histories, eg, where do you go to buy a guillotine
? Answer: a chopping centre.
1981: France abolished execution by guillotine
: Machines similar to guillotines
have been traced as far back as 1307 when Murcod Ballagh was executed near Merton, Ireland, and 1400, where a machine known as The Halifax Gibbet was used at Halifax market day executions.
BCH Ltd's range of guillotines
for the food and confectionery industry provide a solution to a wide variety of cutting requirements.
from Veneer Systems feature 2-in.-on-center rear register fingers to allow small piece work; a large 10-in.
, pinch-off type cutters, paper cutters and hand cutting with a knife have been the most prominent choices.
The company has six truck-mounted guillotine
breakers (T8600s), seven roughterrain guillotines
(8600s), and 11 multiple head breakers (MHBs).
I man the 5ft-wide electric guillotines
which cut the fibres to the correct size before going into the machines.
Van Brussel's other suppliers include Monguzzi, an Italian company which supplies him with guillotines
to trim and square veneer; Ludy, a Belgian company which manufactures veneer finger jointers and slitters; and Iberpress, a Spanish company which makes a membrane press.