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Rigging & Machinery

lift jack

A lever with a caster mounted on it, which is attached to a wagon with a hinge in such a way that when the lever is forced down the caster engages the floor and lifts the wagon slightly enabling the wagon to be rolled.


Рычаг с подшипником, установленным на нем, который прикреплен к накатной площадке шарниром (петлей) таким образом, что при надавливании на рычаг, подшипник контактирует с полом (подцепляет пол) и слегка поднимает фурку, способствуя ее перемещению.

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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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