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23:03 Mar 27, 2007
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Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Ships, Sailing, Maritime
Spanish term or phrase: puntal
Contexto:

http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Puntal

En inglés, ¿cómo se llamaría?
Lorenia de la Vega
United States
Local time: 06:34
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Summary of answers provided
5 +1boom
Pamela Peralta
5Derrickjclopezpozas
5jibtom_michell


Discussion entries: 1





  

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29 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
boom


Explanation:
The metal part is called a BOOM. The rope and the pulley the rope goes through is called a "BLOCK & TACKLE".

Pamela

Pamela Peralta
Peru
Local time: 05:34
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Ernesto de Lara
7 days
  -> Gracias, Ernesto.
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8 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
jib


Explanation:
The Wikipedia entry also calls it a "pluma", which in this context means "jib".

RAE: pluma- Mástil de una grúa.
Oxford English Dictionary: jib - the projecting arm of a crane.

tom_michell
United Kingdom
Local time: 11:34
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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1 day21 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
Derrick


Explanation:
mira este enlace http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Derrick


    Reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Derrick
jclopezpozas
Local time: 12:34
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 24
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