jury rig


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jury rig

[′ju̇r·ē ‚rig]
(mining engineering)
Any makeshift or temporary device, rig, or piece of equipment.
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Inset: Climate Action Now arrives in Cape Town under jury rig.
As you can see from the picture attached, the quality of the craftsmanship varies, however, no matter how professional the jury rig is completed, all are unsafe and unauthorized for shipboard use.
"Our jury rig needs adjustment and we have little to do except amuse ourselves.''