mât non traversant

English translation: non(-hull) penetrating mast

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French term or phrase:mât non traversant
English translation:non(-hull) penetrating mast
Entered by: Fiona McBrearty

15:54 Apr 5, 2005
French to English translations [PRO]
Military / Defense / Submarine optics
French term or phrase: mât non traversant
Sous-marins: évolutions technologiques se sont produites (mâts non traversants, grâce aux transmissions vidéo de qualité au travers de la coque) que XXXX a non seulement suivies, mais impulsées.

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Fiona McBrearty
Local time: 17:32
mast that does not penetrate
Explanation:
...the hull. See ref. There may be a more concise term out there somewhere.

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Note added at 47 mins (2005-04-05 16:42:20 GMT)
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non-penetrating mast (http://www.fas.org/man/dod-101/navy/docs/scmp/part11.htm)
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David Sirett
Local time: 17:32
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Found this slight modification on US naval technology web site: http://www.naval-technology.com/projects/nssn/ Thanks!
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mât non traversant
mast that does not penetrate


Explanation:
...the hull. See ref. There may be a more concise term out there somewhere.

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Note added at 47 mins (2005-04-05 16:42:20 GMT)
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non-penetrating mast (http://www.fas.org/man/dod-101/navy/docs/scmp/part11.htm)


    Reference: http://www.chinfo.navy.mil/navpalib/cno/n87/usw/issue_24/eye...
David Sirett
Local time: 17:32
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Found this slight modification on US naval technology web site: http://www.naval-technology.com/projects/nssn/ Thanks!
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