cant hook


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cant hook

[′kant ‚hu̇k]
(design engineering)
A lever with a hooklike attachment at one end, used in lumbering.
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Then we'd roll the log with our cant hooks and repeat the process to slab off the other three sides.
Under a picture of loggers sitting in the snow with their clay jug, cant hooks, and a two-man saw, a caption reads, "It's hard to believe men like this with just hand tools cut a giant swath across the north.
When you're done reading Calked Boots and Cant Hooks it's not hard to believe at all.