KudoZ home » English to Spanish » Geology

bumping block

Spanish translation: martinete

Advertisement

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
00:07 Oct 23, 2007
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Geology / filtros para pozos
English term or phrase: bumping block
contexto: In cable tool drilling, bumping blocks or drive clamps are first used to drive the casing and then pull it back to expose the well screen in the aquifer
carolinampuero
Spanish translation:martinete
Explanation:
Si se utiliza para guiar (drive) el ademe o tubería de revestimiento(casing), se conoce como martinete, es decir una especie de martillo o cabezal de choque (puede tener forma de un bloque) que sirve para golpear y asentar la tubería.
Selected response from:

Enrique Espinosa
Local time: 02:40
Grading comment
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

Advertisement


Summary of answers provided
4martineteEnrique Espinosa


Discussion entries: 1





  

Answers


6 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
martinete


Explanation:
Si se utiliza para guiar (drive) el ademe o tubería de revestimiento(casing), se conoce como martinete, es decir una especie de martillo o cabezal de choque (puede tener forma de un bloque) que sirve para golpear y asentar la tubería.

Enrique Espinosa
Local time: 02:40
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 128
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)




Return to KudoZ list


Changes made by editors
Oct 23, 2007 - Changes made by Henry Hinds:
LevelNon-PRO » PRO


KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.



See also:



Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search