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encastre

English translation: socket

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Spanish term or phrase:encastre
English translation:socket
Entered by: Martin Harvey

14:21 Apr 1, 2005
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Mechanics / Mech Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: encastre
Para uso en máquina.
Con "encastre" para máquina BANCE.
Con "encastre" para máquinas STUMEC y GEIMAC.

I know that this word is in the glossaries, but we are talking about how you fix the bit to different drills as you can see, for I guess Bance, Stumec and Geimac are brandnames. Well, I believe the word here is "grip", for encastre, the act of fitting the bit onto the drill or whichever machine you fix it too. What do you, my friends, think?
Martin Harvey
Argentina
socket
Explanation:
with sockets for BANCE/STUMEC/GEIMAC...
INSERT would also work but socket sounds better to me.
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posada
Local time: 12:54
Grading comment
Thank you Posada.
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14 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
socket


Explanation:
with sockets for BANCE/STUMEC/GEIMAC...
INSERT would also work but socket sounds better to me.

posada
Local time: 12:54
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
Thank you Posada.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Bill Greendyk: Yes, the part of the drill which receives the bit is commonly called the drill "socket."
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