ships’ nails

Italian translation: chiodi per navi

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English term or phrase:ships’ nails
Italian translation:chiodi per navi
Entered by: Maria Elisa Albanese

10:02 May 20, 2018
English to Italian translations [PRO]
Environment & Ecology / Black Locust
English term or phrase: ships’ nails
The strong wood expands when wet and becomes leak-proof, so it was used for ships’ nails that often lasted longer than the hulls they pinned.
Maria Elisa Albanese
Italy
Local time: 12:45
chiodi per navi
Explanation:
Se ho interpretato correttamente si tratta di chiodi di legno di acacia (black locust) per scafi (hull)

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Note added at 20 min (2018-05-20 10:23:41 GMT)
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In questo modello della nave Hancock sono stati riprodotti accuratamente i chiodi di legno con cui venivano fissate le tavole del fasciame alle ordinate
http://www.magellano.org/public/magellano/articoli/173/173.p...

Il fasciame era tenuto insieme con chiodi di legno
http://www.ilcrocevia.net/innovazioni/navi/approfondimenti/0...
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Francesco Badolato
Italy
Local time: 12:45
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chiodi per navi


Explanation:
Se ho interpretato correttamente si tratta di chiodi di legno di acacia (black locust) per scafi (hull)

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Note added at 20 min (2018-05-20 10:23:41 GMT)
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In questo modello della nave Hancock sono stati riprodotti accuratamente i chiodi di legno con cui venivano fissate le tavole del fasciame alle ordinate
http://www.magellano.org/public/magellano/articoli/173/173.p...

Il fasciame era tenuto insieme con chiodi di legno
http://www.ilcrocevia.net/innovazioni/navi/approfondimenti/0...

Francesco Badolato
Italy
Local time: 12:45
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PRO pts in category: 45

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