collision bulkhead

collision bulkhead

[kə′lizh·ən ‚bəlk‚hed]
(naval architecture)
A watertight partition in a ship, perpendicular to the fore and aft centerline of the ship, usually near the bow, for keeping out water in the event of a collision.
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Unique design features include a watertight StrikeZone[TM] collision bulkhead forward; DeepDefense[TM] rudder system for failsafe steering and a T-Beam MastStep[TM] structure, with all the benefits of a deck-stepped mast and the strength of a keel-stepped mast.
Many people will find the latter too deep; many cats feature a horizontal bulkhead at half height in this area, to allow easier access to stowed gear and to act as a collision bulkhead.
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