English translation: clamp and ground/earth cables
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10:28 Oct 31, 2006
Spanish to English translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
Spanish term or phrase:cables de pinza y masa
This is talking about preventive safety measures when working with arc-welding gear.
"Se evitará el contacto de los cables de pinza y masa con el piso."
Explanation: Arc-welding gear involves two leads ending in alligator clips: one attached to the workpiece (masa) and the other holding the welding rod (pinza). In reality both are "pinzas" and, as far as I know, no specific name is given to the leads as such. I would put something like "neither of the two leads...."