A portion of a framed structure between adjacent posts or struts, as in a bridge truss.
A segment of an aëroplane wing. In a biplane the outer panel extends from the wing tip to the next row of posts, and is trussed by oblique stay wires.
Chord segment defined by two adjacent panel points.
The chord segment defined by two successive joints.
That portion of a truss between adjacent posts or struts in Pratt truss bridges; called also a bay.
The chord segment defined by two adjacent joints.
The portion of a truss span between adjacent points of intersection of web and chord members.