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12:54 Mar 13, 2008
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Furniture / Household Appliances / móveis
Portuguese term or phrase: prateleira decorativa em BP com suporte tucano (0 a 1,000 m)
Esse suporte tem esse nome, pois tem o formato do bico de um tucano. O número indica que a prateleira pode ter até essa medida.
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4 +1LPM (Low Pressure Melamine) decorative shelf with beak bracketlexical
3Decorative shelf/rack in Portuguese clay (BP?) with a support in the form of a tucan etc
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Decorative shelf/rack in Portuguese clay (BP?) with a support in the form of a tucan etc


Explanation:
I´ve never seen a shelf made of clay but the BP (whatever this is) is the clue. Could be barro português perhaps.

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1 day2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
LPM (Low Pressure Melamine) decorative shelf with beak bracket


Explanation:
The research was a bit tortuous, but this is how I got there:

STEP 1: Google search “prateleira BP”

EXAMPLE: Prateleira em melamínico BP de 18mm na cor alumínio, com bordas em. filete de 2,5mm, na cor alumínio. Medindo 70x33x18. 70X33X18 ...
www.portalcoren-rs.gov.br/web/docs/lic_memorial.pdf


This suggested it could a type of melamine or melamine-faced board.


STEP 2: Google search “melamínico BP”
http://www.google.es/search?q=melaminico BP&hl=en&client=fir...

EXAMPLE: Os laminados podem ser : Finish Foil (FF), melaminico de Baixa Pressão (BP) e Alta Pressão (AP) utilizados na fabricação de móveis. Finish Foil (FF) ...
www.guiadomarceneiro.com/madeira/?gdm=laminados


So, BP seems to stand for Baixa Pressão (Low Pressure).


STEP 3: Try Google search for “Low Pressure Melamine”
http://www.google.es/search?hl=en&client=firefox-a&rls=org.m...

EXAMPLE: The beauty and hard wearing qualities of Low Pressure Melamine finish on ... Low Pressure Melamine (LPM) surfaced panels are the most wear resistant of the ...
www.woodpanels.org.au/productinfo/decorative/melamine.asp



SUPORTE TUCANO
This is what it looks like:
http://www.ferragenscolar.com.br/?tela=ucTelaProdutosDescric...

STEP 4: Google search “toucan beak bracket” NO RESULTS
Try: Google search “beak bracket”
http://www.amoredesigns.com/products/beak-contemporary-shelf...

So, a beak bracket.


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Note added at 1 day2 hrs (2008-03-14 15:30:19 GMT)
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I should have said "LPM (Low Pressure Melamine) veneer decorative shelf...

Your BP is actually a very thin melamine layer (veneer) applied to board at low pressure.
www.guiadomarceneiro.com/madeira/?gdm=laminados

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agree  suesimons: This sounds much more like it!
2 hrs
  -> Thanks Sue, I did like the idea of your clay shelf though!
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