Translation for 'cant hook' from English to Romanian
NOUN   a cant hook | cant hooks
țapină {f}
cant hook
Partial Matches
belciug {n}hook
cange {f}
boat hook
cârlig {n} de carnemeat hook
cârlig {n} de pescuit
fish hook
cuier {n}coat hook
a o tuli [pop.]to hook it [coll.]
furcă {f} a telefonului
hook [cradle of a telephone]
a o tuli [pop.]to take one's hook [coll.]
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Usage Examples English
  • Specialized logging tools of similar appearance are peavey and cant hook.
  • A cant hook or pike or a hooked pike is a traditional logging tool consisting of a wooden lever handle with a movable metal hook called a dog at one end, used for handling and turning logs and cants, especially in sawmills.
  • Nelson developed a cant hook style that was used to roll logs in Clinton and Berks Counties in Pennsylvania during the 19th Century.
  • It is distinguished from a pike pole by having a shorter handle, no metal point, and an opposite curve to its hook (toward the handle rather than away); and from both a cant hook and peavey by having a fixed hook facing its handle rather than a pivoting one facing away.
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