English: Oakum is a preparation of tarred fibre used in shipbuilding for caulking or packing the joints of timbers in wooden vessels and the deck planking of iron and steel ships, as well as cast iron pipe plumbing applications.
Media in category "Oakum"
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- Drev och drevjärn samt träklubba 004.jpg 687 × 549; 197 KB
- M0354 1951-15-056 1.jpg 1,122 × 540; 46 KB
- Men sitting on long benches in a large room untangling bundl Wellcome V0041191.jpg 3,160 × 2,252; 3.88 MB