These consisted in backing off, operating the faller wire, rotating the spindles and pushing the carriage home.
I'll in with you into a gig, and off with you after that ther' faller.'
Mebbe if t'ree, four you faller come by me you svear Ay ban home all night?
The big-hearted "faller" was willing to do this, for he had taken a great fancy to the lads, and especially to Alaric.
Moreover, each row or rather double row, of pins is carried separately by what is termed a "faller."
My Oscar, he bane pay two dollar gold to a faller in Sout Brooklyn fer trimmin up our own bulldogs tail.
That portion of a "self-actor mule" which guides the faller wires is termed the "shaper" or "copping motion."
In the first place, whether as faller, rigging man or on the "drive," his work is muscular and out of doors.
The effect of this mechanism is to lift the faller a distance of about 13 in.
This should be done over the posts, as the bars might be broken, were the weight of the faller to come in the middle.