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|Spanish term or phrase: cantos de forjados|
|Full sentence: En caso de trabajar junto a los cantos de forjados o huecos el operario deberá estar sujeto mediante arnés|
Are these welding sites?
|edges of the hollow (concrete) block construction|
...is my suggestion.
canto = edge; rim, border; corner
forjado = (aquí) forjado de bloques = hollow (concrete) blocks; floor
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Spanish Term forjado de bloques huecos
English Term pot floor
Definition a hollow-tile floor,hollow blocks or hollow tiles
Example in Spanish:
Sellado de grietas con material adecuado, previo picado, en antepechos de la azotea y cantos de forjados en voladizo.
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forjados are for example, the precast slabs. In this case nothing to do with welding industry.
Diccionario Robb para Ingenieros
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canto = edge
Forjado = forging
See dictionary definition:
A furnace or hearth where metals are heated or wrought; a smithy.
A workshop where pig iron is transformed into wrought iron.
v., forged, forg·ing, forg·es. v.tr.
To form (metal, for example) by heating in a forge and beating or hammering into shape.
To form (metal) by a mechanical or hydraulic press.
To give form or shape to, especially by means of careful effort: forge a treaty; forge a close relationship.
To fashion or reproduce for fraudulent purposes; counterfeit: forge a signature.
To work at a forge or smithy.
To make a forgery or counterfeit.
[Middle English, from Old French, from Vulgar Latin *faurga, from Latin fabrica, from faber, worker.]
forge2 (fôrj, fōrj)
intr.v., forged, forg·ing, forg·es.
To advance gradually but steadily: forged ahead through throngs of shoppers.
To advance with an abrupt increase of speed: forged into first place with seconds to go.
[Probably from FORGE1.]
Yo can say to forge ahead. Carlos)
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition Copyright © 2000 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.
Malgorn Technical Dictionary and my own experience as engineer.
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