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English translation: paying out 4 shackles

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12:31 Nov 28, 2008
Russian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Ships, Sailing, Maritime
Russian term or phrase: с отдачей 4 смычек
встал на правый якорь с отдачей 4 смычек
xxxEbag
Ukraine
Local time: 01:54
English translation:paying out 4 shackles
Explanation:
dropped the starboard anchor paying out 4 shackles (of the anchor chain)
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Alexey Ivanov
Russian Federation
Local time: 01:54
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4 +1paying out 4 shackles
Alexey Ivanov


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paying out 4 shackles


Explanation:
dropped the starboard anchor paying out 4 shackles (of the anchor chain)

Alexey Ivanov
Russian Federation
Local time: 01:54
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Russian
PRO pts in category: 3

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agree  Sergei Tumanov: or shots
51 mins
  -> Спасибо, Сергей. С удивлением обнаружил, что shots тоже употребляется в этом значении А-Р морской технический словарь). Никогда даже и не слышал! Но век живи, век учись!
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Nov 28, 2008 - Changes made by Metodi Gerasimov:
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