Lines may be run with a fillet (see fig. 88), or made with gouges or pallets.
Pallets may be divided into two kinds, namely: equidistant and circular.
The organ pedals are connected to the pallets by an action similar to that of the keys.
The two pallets a and b are so designed that only one can rest on the teeth at one time.
The foliot is on the vertical verge, or spindle, which has the pallets A B.
It gets its name from the resemblance of the pallets to the flukes of an anchor.
The angle of the locking faces of pallets in the lever escapement.
The pallets are faced with jewels so that there is slight friction.
Between these plates are the three pins that lift the pallets.
Impulse is given by the pallets in turn striking the pendulum rod.