picas de puesta a tierra

English translation: ground(ing) / earth(ing) rods

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Spanish term or phrase:picas de puesta a tierra
English translation:ground(ing) / earth(ing) rods
Entered by: Simon Hill

08:32 Oct 24, 2005
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: picas de puesta a tierra
One of a list of safety features on a worksite: Picas de puesta a tierra; Diferenciales; Interruptores magnetotérmicos
Simon Hill
Local time: 14:23
ground(ing) / earth(ing) rods
Explanation:
This one's come up before. See previous question for refs.

http://www.proz.com/kudoz/714756

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Note added at 2 hrs 25 mins (2005-10-24 10:57:22 GMT)
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Another previous question - in this one "puesta a tierra" is abbreviated as "p.a.t."

http://www.proz.com/kudoz/87335

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Note added at 5 hrs 42 mins (2005-10-24 14:14:23 GMT)
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Here is a description of picas de puesta a tierra and some drawings, so you can see what they are:

http://www.klk.es/home/es/puesta_a_tierra/imprimir.htm

Same type of info. in English, also with drawings:

http://www.stormcopper.com/groundingrods.pdf
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xxxtazdog
Spain
Local time: 14:23
Grading comment
Thanks Cindy. Good references, too.
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5 +2ground(ing) / earth(ing) rods
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ground(ing) / earth(ing) rods


Explanation:
This one's come up before. See previous question for refs.

http://www.proz.com/kudoz/714756

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Note added at 2 hrs 25 mins (2005-10-24 10:57:22 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Another previous question - in this one "puesta a tierra" is abbreviated as "p.a.t."

http://www.proz.com/kudoz/87335

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Note added at 5 hrs 42 mins (2005-10-24 14:14:23 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Here is a description of picas de puesta a tierra and some drawings, so you can see what they are:

http://www.klk.es/home/es/puesta_a_tierra/imprimir.htm

Same type of info. in English, also with drawings:

http://www.stormcopper.com/groundingrods.pdf


xxxtazdog
Spain
Local time: 14:23
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 1067
Grading comment
Thanks Cindy. Good references, too.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Carlos Segura: Agree totally.
5 hrs
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agree  Hector Aires: Absolutamente
7 hrs
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