pince bruxelle

English translation: pince brucelles

15:23 Mar 24, 2017
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Aerospace / Aviation / Space / Parts list
French term or phrase: pince bruxelle
In a list of tools provided for the work to be performed (CFT for maintenance of tools to repair parts used for training purposes) I have this
pince bruxelle 149Y
and that's ALL I have
(previous line is a "pince à bec plat" next line is a "pince coupante")
Anyone ever heard of this?
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English translation:pince brucelles
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4 +1pince brucelles
Nathalie Stewart



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pince brucelles

If you Google it, you're prompted with the correct spelling.

United States
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 38

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agree  Yolanda Broad
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pince brucelle

I think they might mean "brucelle", which would be 'tweezers' in English



Note added at 13 mins (2017-03-24 15:37:08 GMT)

Actually philgoddard is right, it should be in the plural only:

Nathalie Stewart
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 8
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Asker: Thanks a lot for your help

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