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English translation: pallet truck

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Italian term or phrase:muletto
English translation:pallet truck
Entered by: Grace Anderson
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11:43 Apr 22, 2001
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Italian term or phrase: muletto
(gerg.)Sorta di carrello elevatore, a quattro ruote e azionato mediante accumulatori elettrici, per caricare e scaricare merci.
Valerio Valentini Daniele
Italy
Local time: 19:09
pallet truck
Explanation:
You can use either:
fork lift truck
pallet truck
palletizer
the last two tend to be used for small fork lifts used to lift and manoevre pallets; they have a limited height of lift generally up to 20 cm. Fork lift truck tends to be used for vehicled with a higher lift. hope this helps you.
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ron turley
Local time: 19:09
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Summary of answers provided
naForklift
Kara Bacchi
napallet truckron turley
naFork lift truck
Francesco D'Alessandro
naforklift truck
Ilde Grimaldi


  

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9 mins
forklift truck


Explanation:
Picchi:
muletto
nm
1 (sport, autom) spare car
2 vedi mulo meccanico
3 forklift truck.


Ilde Grimaldi
Local time: 19:09
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in pair: 208
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13 mins
Fork lift truck


Explanation:
Muletto e' la forma parlata di "carrello elevatore"

Francesco D'Alessandro
Spain
Local time: 18:09
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in pair: 1392
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12 hrs
pallet truck


Explanation:
You can use either:
fork lift truck
pallet truck
palletizer
the last two tend to be used for small fork lifts used to lift and manoevre pallets; they have a limited height of lift generally up to 20 cm. Fork lift truck tends to be used for vehicled with a higher lift. hope this helps you.

ron turley
Local time: 19:09
PRO pts in pair: 65
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19 hrs
Forklift


Explanation:
Maybe it depends on which side of the Atlantic your on, but "muletto" is always referred to as a "forklift." (here in the States). Just wanted to give you a little more info. We would never call it a "pallet truck" here at the foundry where I work. FYI

Kara


    Engineering Dept. where I work as a translator
Kara Bacchi
Local time: 12:09
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 88
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