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dither and spin

Spanish translation: ...oscilación... rotación/barrena...

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11:26 Aug 1, 2001
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: dither and spin
se trata de una herramienta tipo nivel/escuadra a base de tecnología láser:

"Horizontal and vertical operations

Horizontal and vertical dither (scan) and spin modes for all interior levelling and plumb applications"
SierraMadre
Local time: 02:19
Spanish translation:...oscilación... rotación/barrena...
Explanation:
That's what the good old Eurodicautom says. Take a look...
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Local time: 02:19
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Summary of answers provided
na +1vibración y girosxxxNLRC
na...oscilación... rotación/barrena...
Ramón Solá
namodos giratorio y de vaivén
Jackie_A


  

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31 mins peer agreement (net): +1
vibración y giros


Explanation:
The word dither derives from ME "didderen" meaning "to tremble"—it was found that WWII airplane bomb sights perfomed better when vibrating than when still, similar to the improvement in accuracy gained from tapping a meter. It is used to mean "overlay" and the addition of colors in multimedia and printing technologies. It is clear from the text that it is referring to vibratory dither, and not color dither.

I suggest for: Horizontal and vertical dither (scan) and spin modes for all interior levelling and plumb applications

"Modos con vibración y giros horizontales y verticales para todas las aplicaciones utilizadas para nivelar y aplomar."


xxxNLRC
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modos giratorio y de vaivén


Explanation:
spin = el laser gira, produciendo una línea luminosa alrededor de todo el perímetro.

dither = el laser se mueve en un movimiento de vaivén para trazar una línea luminosa en una sección determinada.

Jackie_A
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...oscilación... rotación/barrena...


Explanation:
That's what the good old Eurodicautom says. Take a look...

Ramón Solá
Local time: 02:19
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
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