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2013-04-29 23:03:32

The new Eagle Hook fire tool has just been released and has now been added to the wide variety of innovative fire tools available for firefighters at All Hands Fire Equipment. Neptune,


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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