Ship construction; Garboard strake & Panting stringer

Two of the commonly asked definitions from ship construction are:-
  • Garboard strake

    It is the first strake coming out from the keel on either side.The uppermost continuous strake along the top sides is called sheer strake.
  • Panting stringer
These are internal horizontal plates secured to the shell plating and braced athwartships by panting beams.

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