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To secure a line.
The addition of marine components to automotive engines.

make fast - To attach a line to something so that it will not move.
make way - Moving through the water.

Make Fast: To tie onto.
Make Sail: To raise the sail and get underway; a broader term than hoist sail.
Painter: A line in the bows of a boat, used to make fast to a dock or other object, and for light towing.

make fast - Attaching a line; action of attaching a rope.
"Make ready there" - An order sometimes given to prepare to tack or lower a sail, as "Make ready for going about there!." ...

Make fast, secure, or shut. Originally, deck hatches did not have hinged, attached covers. Hatch covers were separate pieces which were laid over the hatch opening, then made fast with battens (pieces of timber).
Belay ...

Make Fast - Securing a boat at a dock or landing. You don’t tie up a boat
Make Way - To propel yourself through the water (what some boat mechanics do at the singles bar) ...

MAKE FAST : Tying or securing ropes. Fast is usually used in the sense of "fasten" on ship.
MUTINY : Revolt or determined disobedience on a ship. Punishable by death in the British Navy.

Make fast - to attach.
Making way - being propelled through the water
Mainmast - the tallest mast of the ship; on a schooner, the mast furthest aft.

Make fast:
To secure a line to an object; to doubly secure a cleated or otherwise tied-line by means of an added hitch.

MAKE FAST To tie up.
MAKE WAY Move through the water.
MARINA An expensive place to moor a boat. {alt; an up-to-date facility for disposing of your cash, where certain forms of piracy are still permitted} ...

To make Fast, tie up, and attach one thing to another firmly.
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To make fast a line to a cleat or belaying pin
The use of the bells to mark the time began in the period when seamen could not afford a personal time piece (i.e. - a watch) and even if they could, they had no idea on how to tell time.

To make fast. To stow an object or tie it in place.
A type of warning message transmitted by radio.

To make fast, to secure.
To bend a sail
Is to affix it to its proper yard, mast or stay.

To make fast.
To bend a sail is to make it fast to the yard.
To bend a cable is to make it fast to the anchor.
A bend is a knot by which one rope is made fast to another.

To make fast a rope or chain to any fixed object, usually a cleat or a bollard. Halyards, mooring ropes, painters and so forth are belayed. The word is also nautical jargon for 'Kindly cease what you're doing'.

Secure: To make fast. To lash down.
Set: Direction toward which the current is flowing.
Set Sail: To unfurl and expand the sails to the wind, in order to give motion to the ship.

SECURE - To make fast.
SET - Direction toward which the current is flowing.
SHIP - A larger vessel usually thought of as being used for ocean travel. A vessel able to carry a "boat" on board.

SECURE - To make fast.
SEMI-DISPLACEMENT HULL - A hull designed to operate economically at low speeds while still able to attain planning speed performance.
SET - Direction toward which the current is flowing.

Fast: To make fast. To secure (snugly tie) a line to something.
Fathoms: A unit of measurement. One fathon equals 6 feet.

SecureTo make fast.
ShackleA "U" shaped connector with a pin or bolt across the open end.
Shear PinA safety device, used to fasten a propeller to its shaft; it breaks when the propeller hits a solid object, thus preventing further damage.

SECURE-To make fast; to tie or lock into position.
SELF-BAILING COCKPIT-A cockpit provided with drains to allow water washed into it to return to the sea.

Secure - To make fast.
Set - Direction toward which the current is flowing.
Sextant - A navigational instrument used to determine the vertical position of an object such as the sun, moon or stars. Used with celestial navigation.

Belay (to): To make fast; a rope which has been hauled in will be made fast.
Belaying Pins: Wood or metal pins fitted to a Pin or Fife rail to which ropes are secured; the pins are usually removable to aid release.

Secure: To make fast; safe; the completion of a drill or exercise on board ship.
Seize: To bind with small rope.
Semaphore: Flag signaling with the arms.
Set the course: To give the steersman the desired course to be steered.

Belay - To make fast a line around a fitting, usually a cleat or belaying pin.
Belaying pins - Bars of iron or hard wood to which running rigging may be secured, or belayed.

BELAY - To make fast the end of a rope temporarily by turning it round a cleat.
BELOW - Beneath the deck.

BEND To make fast, eg to bend a sail onto a yard. A knot used to bend one rope onto another. BEARING The direction of an object expressed either as a true bearing as shown on the chart, or as a bearing relative to the heading of the boat.

The noose made at the breast of a block, to make fast the standing part of a fall to, is also called a Becket. (1'1. 2, fig.
Belay - Change order; - To make a line secure to a pin, cleat or bitt.

Secure - To make fast.
Set - Direction toward which the current is flowing.
Sheer The line of the upper deck when viewed from the side. Normal sheer curves up towards the bow and stern,
Reverse sheer curves down towards the bow and stern.

When it is necessary to set the trysail, adjust the jaws of the gaff to the mast, make fast the parrel, hook on the throat and peak halyard blocks and mouse them.

Secure - To make fast
Serving is encircling a rope with line or spunyarn,&c., to keep it from rubbing and chafing.
Serving MALLET. - A cylindrical piece of wood, with a han dIe in the middle; it is used for serving, .

To make fast.
Direction toward which the current is flowing.
A sheet is a rope that adjusts a sail's angle to the wind. A topping lift raises or lowers the outer end of the boom or pole.

Secure: To make fast.
Shackle: A metal link which can be open and closed for joining chain to anchor, etc.
Shake out: To release a reefed sail and hoist the sail aloft.

haul the gaff into the vertical with the peak halyard and make fast
haul the jaws up the mast with the throat halyard until the desired height is reached and make fast ...

- Dock Lines are used to Moor (connect / fasten) or Make Fast a boat to a dock (dock lines) or a permanent mooring (mooring lines) like a pile, pier, wharf, or buoy field. Most often the connecting points are cleats, but not always.

Belay - To make fast, as a rope, by taking several turns with it round a pin, cleat, or kevel. (to make secure)
Bell Buoy - a large buoy on which a bell is mounted, to be rung by the motion of the waves.

To secure a line, or make fast without a knot or hitch.
Secure a sail fast to a spar or stay. Also, knot to secure a line to another line or object such as an anchor.

1) Any platform where vessels can make fast. The act of securing a boat in such a place. Docks are often subdivided into smaller areas for docking known as slips. 2) The act of entering a dock.

your berth and lose further way by a touch astern. Have one of your crew standing on the toerail outside the life- lines, holding a coiled mooring line so, once you have reached the berth, he will be able to step ashore at ease and make fast.

Secure - To make fast.
Selected Waypoint - The waypoint currently selected to be the point toward which the vessel is traveling. Also called “TO' Waypoint, destination or destination waypoint.

A long cruise may have many legs LINE a piece of rope is called line once it leaves the rope reel and is put into use LOG a record of all the activities aboard a ship; a device for measuring ship's speed and distance traveled MAKE FAST tie with a ...

See also: See also: Secure, Fast, Point, Boat, Anchor

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