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boyas / platinos

English translation: floats/springs/leaf springs

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01:46 Oct 28, 2002
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering / classic motorcycle engines
Spanish term or phrase: boyas / platinos
in reference to an old Derbi motorbike.. Pero sus vibraciones rompen las boyas de los carburadores y las ballestillas de los platinos.. are they carburator floats, contact points??
Mary Bauer
Spain
Local time: 04:16
English translation:floats/springs/leaf springs
Explanation:
carborator floats looks fine,
ballestillas: small springs, leaf springs of contact breaker points
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Laurent Slowack
Local time: 21:16
Grading comment
thanks. as the one and only responder you get it again. although have to say that it helped!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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5floats/springs/leaf springs
Laurent Slowack


  

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floats/springs/leaf springs


Explanation:
carborator floats looks fine,
ballestillas: small springs, leaf springs of contact breaker points


    Oxford dictionary: Spanish-English
Laurent Slowack
Local time: 21:16
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 18
Grading comment
thanks. as the one and only responder you get it again. although have to say that it helped!
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