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svolgitore

English translation: unwinder

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Italian term or phrase:svolgitore
English translation:unwinder
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08:41 Oct 30, 2000
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Italian term or phrase: svolgitore
machine in a paper plant (kitchen and toilet paper)
Peter Cox
Italy
Local time: 01:50
unwinder
Explanation:
Hello Peter
I do a lot of packaging stuff, and, although it can vary from case to case, a svolgitore is often, quite literally, an "unwinder".
Regards
Derek
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xxxdsmith
Local time: 01:50
Grading comment
Thanks Derek - I did select this months ago but guess the computer was unwinding!
3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
naunwinderxxxdsmith
nade-reeler
Catherine Bolton
nalet-off roller
Carla Trapani
nadecoiler
Ilde Grimaldi


  

Answers


8 mins
decoiler


Explanation:
fonte Marolli, per rotoli di filo metallico, ad. es. Nell'industria tessile, invece, "uncoiler"

Ilde Grimaldi
Local time: 01:50
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in pair: 208
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1 hr
let-off roller


Explanation:
Or just "let-off". Is usually used in textile industry, but maybe can suit here, too.
Hope it helps,
Saxo

Carla Trapani
Local time: 01:50
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in pair: 472
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1 hr
de-reeler


Explanation:
It basically reels the paper from the main reel (you may have run across the term "bobina madre" or just "madre") so it can be wound on smaller reels.


    Based on my experience working for a company in the packaging field.
Catherine Bolton
Local time: 01:50
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1906
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17 hrs
unwinder


Explanation:
Hello Peter
I do a lot of packaging stuff, and, although it can vary from case to case, a svolgitore is often, quite literally, an "unwinder".
Regards
Derek

xxxdsmith
Local time: 01:50
PRO pts in pair: 289
Grading comment
Thanks Derek - I did select this months ago but guess the computer was unwinding!
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