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00:29 Sep 11, 2011
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering (general)
English term or phrase: Rub
Hi,
I don't seem to find a proper translation for "rub" as a noun in the following context:

"The takeup pulley rubs opposite the drive motor are mounted in a horizontal position, better coverage would be achieved if they are rotated 90° to the vertical position."

Hope someone can help me :)
Nati
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Local time: 14:36
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Summary of answers provided
4(la polea tensora) roza
Raúl Casanova
Summary of reference entries provided
rub blocks
meirs

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rub
(la polea tensora) roza


Explanation:

Es el sentido que le encuentro a la expresión: "The takeup pulley rubs..."
Aquí *rub* es verbo y no un nombre.


    Reference: http://www.google.com.uy/search?q=polea+tensora&hl=es&lr=lan...
Raúl Casanova
Uruguay
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neutral  lorenab23: the verb here is "are" the take pully-rubs, opposite the driver motor, ARE mounted...
4 hrs
  -> Muchas gracias, lorena23. Tu aporte me hace ver que si la concordancia es con el verbo *are*, entonces *rubs* sería un sustantivo (en plural). Pero no encuentro *rub* como sustantivo en ninguna parte.
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6 hrs
Reference: rub blocks

Reference information:
this appears in the text of your previous question about "flings"

meirs
Israel
Native speaker of: Native in HebrewHebrew, Native in RomanianRomanian
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