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outrigger float [1 record]

Record 1 1991-06-13


Subject field(s)
  • Water Pollution
  • Anti-pollution Measures

Outrigger floats enable boom to resist planing, submerging and skirt deflection.


  • Pollution de l'eau
  • Mesures antipollution

Les flotteurs en saillie (palettes) empêchent le barrage de se coucher sur l'eau ou d'être submergé et évitent toute déformation de la jupe.


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