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transom

Nautical
a. a surface forming the stern of a vessel, either vertical or canted either forwards (reverse transom) or aft at the upper side
b. any of several transverse beams used for strengthening the stern of a vessel

Transom

A horizontal bar of wood or stone across a door or window; the crossbar separating a door from the fanlight above it; a window divided by a transom bar.

transom

[′tran·səm]
(building construction)
A window above a door.
(naval architecture)
The flat, vertical aft end of a ship or boat as distinguished from a canoe-shaped or cruiser stern.

transom

1. A horizontal member, usually of wood or stone, that separates a door from a window, fanlight, or panel above it; sometimes called a transom bar.
2. An operable window hinged to the transom, 1 directly above a door.
3. A crossbar in a window frame that divides a window horizontally. Also see operable transom.
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Fit the bow seat support in place at the bow's lower transom support; then run a strip of hardwood from it, allowing the strip to rest on the midship bulkhead, to mark the correct height for the stern seat support.
Then set the jigsaw to 18 degrees, and cut the bevel on the ends of the transom frame top (BB).
For the mounting screws, measure the depth that will remain after they pass through the light's housing and into the transom and drill in only that far with a 1/8-inch bit.
To get an old engine off the transom, the most important item you need is a gantry, which is a frame you can hoist from.
5m senior secured term loan to support the acquisition of US-based electrical products maker HeathCo LLC by Transom Capital Group, the company said.
The deal represents the second offload carried out by Transom Capital over the past twelve months, the company noted.
Coopchik represented the seller, AD 51 Company, led by George Transom.
Available in either twin- or triple-engine configurations, the Jupiter 38' caters to the fisherman with standard items such as a walk-through transom door, rod storage lockers, racks and fishboxes.
Fisher-friendly features include above-deck livewell, transom fishbox, tuna door and optional refrigerated transom fishbox.
For once it looks like the tables will be turned and (E&P companies) will just have a huge flow of money coming in over the transom largely because of these wellhead revenues," Olson said in an interview with NGI.
663 m2 in a thermally insulated aluminum post and transom construction with a uniform height of approx.
Many small boats simply don't have the space to access and mount a large transducer internally, making a transom mount the only viable option.