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cuerpo de cabrestante nm.
capstan barrel

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'cabrestante' found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
bajar algo (con un torno {or} cabrestante)
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"cabrestante": examples and translations in context
Tenemos un cabrestante y haremos un armazón. Bien. There is also a winch, and we can construct an A-frame.
Hay una cadena y un cabrestante detrás del asiento. There's a chain and a winch behind the seat.
La pluma no gira, el timón es pesado,... el cabrestante oxidado, las cubiertas onduladas... y el barco es ancho y de poco calado. The rudder's sluggish, the turnbuckles won't turn... the capstan's rusted, the decks are warped... she's stubby, and high in the water.
De acuerdo, chicos, el cabrestante está casi listo. (man) All right, boys, the winch is almost ready.
¿Te importaría ayudarme con ese cabrestante? - Do you mind running that winch for me?
Con el cabrestante y la polea levantamos hasta a los muertos. With a winch, you can bring up the dead.
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