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barrenos de precorte o de destroce

English translation: presplitting boreholes

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Spanish term or phrase:barrenos de precorte
English translation:presplitting boreholes
Entered by: Parrot
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15:19 May 9, 2002
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: barrenos de precorte o de destroce
Phrase on construction spec: "Diámetro de los barrenos de precorte o de destroce y disposición de los mismos"
Parrot
Spain
Local time: 17:21
presplitting
Explanation:
I have found precorte as presplitting (as per ref), but nothing for destroce.

In the context, I imagine barrenos are charges, rather than drill bits (??)

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Note added at 2002-05-09 15:40:26 (GMT)
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voladura de precorte explained here: http://www.atlascopco.com/RDE\webesp.nsf/$All/2F534EE3DC4A5CA84125696900530070?OpenDocument
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MJ Barber
Spain
Local time: 17:21
Grading comment
Works. I think they're synonymous.
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presplitting


Explanation:
I have found precorte as presplitting (as per ref), but nothing for destroce.

In the context, I imagine barrenos are charges, rather than drill bits (??)

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Note added at 2002-05-09 15:40:26 (GMT)
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voladura de precorte explained here: http://www.atlascopco.com/RDE\webesp.nsf/$All/2F534EE3DC4A5CA84125696900530070?OpenDocument


    Reference: http://www.unam.mx/terracerias/explosivos.html
MJ Barber
Spain
Local time: 17:21
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 891
Grading comment
Works. I think they're synonymous.

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