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viteria, raccorderia,piastra,travi, riduttori, collegamento, stampi


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07:06 Oct 4, 2000
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Italian term or phrase: viteria, raccorderia,piastra,travi, riduttori, collegamento, stampi
These are several terms displayed on a packing slip our company received. The product we primarily deal in deals with ceramics, toilet accesories, etc. I assume these are industrial terms relating to the engineering of the product, but I need to identify what they are before processing. YOur help would be appreciated.
Stacey Griffin

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na1) viteria = bolts and screws.... (more below)Heathcliff
naSee below
Brigitte Gendebien



41 mins
See below

vite= screw
raccorderia: fittings
piastra: plate
travi: beams
riduttori: reduction gears
collegamento: bonding, colligation, connection, link, feeder-service ...
stampo: mould, impression, cast, template, mold, former, shape...


Brigitte Gendebien
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Peter Cox
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50 mins
1) viteria = bolts and screws.... (more below)

2) raccorderia = pipe fittings
3) piastra = plate or base plate
4) travi = beams, bars, trusses, or girders (in your context; "bars" is probably the most likely English equivalent)
5) riduttori = adapters or pressure-reducing valves
6) collegamento = connector or connection
7) stampi = dies, stamps, matrices (all in the context of machine tools); or, alternatvely and perhaps more appropriately for you, simply "printed materials" (such as parts lists, instructions, information sheets, etc.)

Hope this helps, at least a little! -- Best, HC

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