cabrestante translation | Spanish-English dictionary



      sm   capstan, winch
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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
Hay una cadena y un cabrestante detrás del asiento. There's a chain and a winch behind the seat.
Cuando se ha estabilizado levanta una pata y con ayuda del cabrestante puede seguir escalando. Once it stabilizes that, it lifts a foot, and then with the winch it can climb up these kinds of thing.
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.
Tenemos un cabrestante y haremos un armazón. Bien. There is also a winch, and we can construct an A-frame.
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?
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