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Spanish translation: pigging - limpieza de tuberías por raspado

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English term or phrase:pigging
Spanish translation:pigging - limpieza de tuberías por raspado
Entered by: Ines Garcia Botana
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18:13 Mar 4, 2005
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Mechanics / Mech Engineering / pipe cleaning
English term or phrase: pigging
Explanation of pigging: Propulsion through a pipie of a mobile plug pig which can execute certain activieties inside the pipe. Pigging can be used, for example, to clean a pipe mechanically, to check a channel, or to inspect the welding seams of pipe-lines.

How would you say this in Spanish?
Ines Garcia Botana
Local time: 05:32
pigging - limpieza de tuberías por raspado
Explanation:
yo dejaría el término en inglés con una pequeña explicación entre paréntesis. Los usuarios suelen usar estos nombres de procedimientos en inglés.
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Gisela Herrera
Argentina
Local time: 05:32
Grading comment
Gracias (muchas) :-)
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



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4 +2pigging - limpieza de tuberías por raspado
Gisela Herrera


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pigging - limpieza de tuberías por raspado


Explanation:
yo dejaría el término en inglés con una pequeña explicación entre paréntesis. Los usuarios suelen usar estos nombres de procedimientos en inglés.

Gisela Herrera
Argentina
Local time: 05:32
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PRO pts in category: 27
Grading comment
Gracias (muchas) :-)

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Elinor Thomas: Es más, el aparato se conoce como "pig" también acá en Argentina. :-)
1 min
  -> así es, gracias Elinor!

agree  Hector Aires: Acá le dicen "chanchito" o "cerdo" y el término es "pigging".
1 hr
  -> gracias Héctor!
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