T0 overhaul a tackle, is to let go the fall and pull on the leading parts so as to separate the blocks. To overhaul a rope, is generally to pull a part through a block so as to make slack. 1h overhaul rigging, is to examine it. OvER-RAKE- Said ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Seaman's Manual, containing a treatise on practical seamanship, with plates; a dictionary of sea terms; customs and usages of the merchant service; laws relating to the practical duties of master and mariner|
|Author||:||Richard Henry DANA (Author of “Two Years before the Mast.”.), John Hoskins BROWN|