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Rigging & Machinery


An assembly that consists of a frame, and one or more sheaves (grooved wheels for lines) which changes the direction of the cable or rope line. See also loft block.


Сборная конструкция, которая состоит из корпуса и одного или более роликов (колес с желобом для каната), изменяющая направление стального или веревочного каната. См. также блок штанкетного подъема

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Digital Theatre Words (DTW) is a global project undertaken by OISTAT that many contributors and volunteers are working on.
The following people helped translate DTW terms into Russian:
Alexander Popov, Dmitry Osipenko, Ekaterina Barysheva, Ekaterina Dunaevskaya, Elena Drevaleva, Elizaveta Bomash, Igor Drevalev, Natalia Raitarovskaya, Pavel Shishin, and Ekaterina, Nika, author nicknamed 'dt'.

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