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ganci a farfalla

English translation: butterfly hooks

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16:04 Aug 30, 2010
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering (general)
Italian term or phrase: ganci a farfalla

This is for a speaker system that can be set-up in a column.
The phrase: E’ dotato di connettore a contatto diretto e ganci a farfalla per ospitare sopra di sé i vari elementi a colonna
The term ganci a farfalla comes up a few times in this document

Carla Catolino
Local time: 04:14
English translation:butterfly hooks
imo - have seen used
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Susanna Garcia
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4microphone clip(s)
xxxMr Murray
3 +1butterfly hooks
Susanna Garcia



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butterfly hooks

imo - have seen used

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microphone clip(s)

The holder for the microphone on stage and similar.

Compare the two Web references below:

1. "Ashton PMMC Rubber Microphone Clip"
2. "Farfalla porta microfono con attacco universale inclusa"

Also, simply called - mic holder.

"Mics are attached using a detachable mic holder screwed to the end of the boom."

Note added at 1 hr (2010-08-30 17:30:53 GMT)

If it's like the type in the following picture - you may want to call them just 'spring clips' as it mentions they can hold other things in the translation piece:


Note added at 1 hr (2010-08-30 17:32:10 GMT)

Try this link instead:


    Reference: http://www.giordanoshop.com/product_info.php/products_id/127...
    Reference: http://www.dv247.com/microphones/ashton-pmmc-rubber-micropho...
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