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Italian to English translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Mechanics / Mech Engineering / drilling machines
Italian term or phrase:Premi pezzo su molle con punzoni di taglio asole
Part of a diagram Key in a manual for a Pneumatic Drill
press the piece on the springs using a eyelet/buttonhole punch tool
Explanation: a punch tool is used to make button holes or eyelets in cloth/leather etc.
a punzone is a punch tool used to perforate cloth. leather etc. also known as center punch tool in the US
eye‧let /ˈaɪlɪt/ Pronunciation Key - Show Spelled Pronunciation[ahy-lit] Pronunciation Key - Show IPA Pronunciation noun, verb, -let‧ed or -let‧ted, -let‧ing or -let‧ting.
–noun 1. a small hole, usually round and finished along the edge, as in cloth or leather for the passage of a lace or cord or as in embroidery for ornamental effect.
2. a lightweight fabric pierced by small holes finished with stitching and often laid out in flowerlike designs.
3. a metal ring for lining a small hole; grommet.
4. an eyehole in a wall, mask, etc.
5. Also, oillet, oyelet, oylet. (in medieval architecture) a small aperture in a wall used as a window or loophole.
6. a small eye.
–verb (used with object) 7. to make an eyelet in.
8. to insert metal eyelets in.
–verb (used with object) 1. to make a hole or holes through by boring, punching, piercing, or the like.
2. to pierce through or to the interior of; penetrate.
–verb (used without object) 3. to make a way through or into something; penetrate.
Rosanna Palermo Local time: 16:41 Specializes in field Native speaker of: Italian, English PRO pts in category: 170