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The joint where two pieces of timber are let into one another so as to appear to be one solid timber. Scarphs are called vertical if the surfaces (of the joint) are parallel to the sides of the timber, or horizontal when the surfaces are opposite. They are often set with a hook or projection, and keyed. Scarphs are common in long timbers such as the keel or keelson.
See also: VAN , H , SAGGED , QUARTER , VEER OUT, TO

 

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