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pinza a scatto

English translation: locking pliers

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Italian term or phrase:pinza a scatto
English translation:locking pliers
Entered by: Sarah Ponting
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10:31 Jun 1, 2002
Italian to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Mechanics / Mech Engineering / tools
Italian term or phrase: pinza a scatto
tool required for the assembly of an automatic door:
posizionare il panello inserendo i carrelli di supporto nelle guide, sostenendolo con una pinza a scatto.

Sounds like some sort of pliers
Sarah Ponting
Italy
Local time: 05:43
locking pliers
Explanation:
or mole grips
Hi Sarah
I don't know how you could possibly support a door panel with a pair of mole grips, but I guess the installer will work it all out.
Resp.
D


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Note added at 2002-06-01 10:51:03 (GMT)
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http://tbx.toolbankexpress.com/browse.cfm?CFID=196668&CFTOKE...
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Derek Smith
Local time: 05:43
Grading comment
Thanks, that's it. (By the way, they're sectional doors - horizontal PVC panels - so the poor installer shouldn't have too much trouble!)
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4locking pliers
Derek Smith


  

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locking pliers


Explanation:
or mole grips
Hi Sarah
I don't know how you could possibly support a door panel with a pair of mole grips, but I guess the installer will work it all out.
Resp.
D


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Note added at 2002-06-01 10:51:03 (GMT)
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http://tbx.toolbankexpress.com/browse.cfm?CFID=196668&CFTOKE...

Derek Smith
Local time: 05:43
Works in field
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Grading comment
Thanks, that's it. (By the way, they're sectional doors - horizontal PVC panels - so the poor installer shouldn't have too much trouble!)
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