The light from a horn lantern hanging in its gimbals struggled with the smoke that filled the room.
Marine chronometers are supported in their cases or boxes by gimbals.
If fitted to a stand, which is supported by gimbals, it will be very convenient.
He struck a match and lighted a lamp that hung in gimbals on the bulkhead.
The shill led the way to an eight-foot tower mounted on gimbals.
To effect this they are suspended in gimbals by a brass arm.
From one form we have the gimbals, or twin pivots, which keep the compass horizontal.
He closed the switch, and the great threaded plug swung gently on its gimbals and began to revolve, swiftly and silently.
We actually are in the landing orbit now, though the ship's gimbals keep you from feeling it.
The meter is in gimbals and is directed by a conical rudder which keeps it facing the stream with its axis horizontal.