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chapa (in this context)

English translation: lock

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Spanish term or phrase:chapa (in this context)
English translation:lock
Entered by: Silvina Camperi
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21:26 Mar 10, 2008
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Spanish term or phrase: chapa (in this context)
La cabina de conducción tendrá acceso por los costados mediante puertas deslizantes provistas de una chapa y manija interior y al salón de pasajeros por una puerta de va y viene también provista de chapa y cerradura de accionamiento manual.
Silvina Camperi
Argentina
Local time: 14:04
lock
Explanation:
In Chile, a 'chapa' is a door-lock.

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Note added at 4 mins (2008-03-10 21:30:57 GMT)
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As the text says 'una chapa y manija interior' this is likely to be a Yale-type lock.
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Robin Levey
Chile
Local time: 14:04
Grading comment
Muchísimas gracias!!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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lock


Explanation:
In Chile, a 'chapa' is a door-lock.

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Note added at 4 mins (2008-03-10 21:30:57 GMT)
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As the text says 'una chapa y manija interior' this is likely to be a Yale-type lock.

Robin Levey
Chile
Local time: 14:04
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 51
Grading comment
Muchísimas gracias!!

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