Of course, place the men as near to the end of the capstan bar as convenient for work.
Let us all, of no matter what rank, put hand and strength to the capstan bar!
But if I saw a capstan bar lying about here, I would soon manage to shift that billiard table of yours a good many inches.
Jacob had fought valiantly for a short time, but he too had been knocked senseless by a blow with a capstan bar.
He must live so far fr'm th' sea that he don't know a capstan bar fr'm a sheet anchor.
Ledyard had broken French Jack's leg with a capstan bar when Jack came up through the hatch.
After three days' labor we finally succeeded in sparring her off with a capstan bar, and went on to Memphis.
Carey gave a hearty cheer, while Bostock threw down his capstan bar with a rattle on the deck.
I had to knock one of them down myself with a capstan bar, for he ran at the mate with his knife.
Forty years ago the sailor sang, as he worked at the capstan bar; now he heaves in silence.