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main strength deck [1 record]

Record 1 2013-11-13


Subject field(s)
  • Ship and Boat Parts

The uppermost continuous deck in the ship. The main strength deck forms the upper component of the ship's box girder and is designed primarily to counter longitudinal stresses.


  • Parties des bateaux

C'est le pont continu le plus élevé. Il forme la composante supérieure de la poutre-caisson et il est surtout destiné à contrer les contraintes longitudinales.


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