From facing couples: Right-side dancers Quarter Out and Peel Off; left-side dancers Extend and Cast the designated fraction. Odd numbers Casts end in right-hand two-faced liens, even numbered Casts end in a right-hand diamond. Left Ratchet is the reverse of the above.
From facing couples: Belles (right-side dancers) Quarter Out (Face Right) and Peel Off as beaus (left-side dancers) Extend and Cast the designated amount (default is 1/4); Ratchet (1/4) gives a 2-faced line; Ratchet 1/2 gives a diamond.
This definition is from SCVSDA Note Service by Bill Davis.
It is provided here for informational and educational purposes only.