rodales

English translation: solid wheels

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Spanish term or phrase:rodales
English translation:solid wheels
Entered by: Parrot

09:44 Dec 12, 2000
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: rodales
In railway workshops/trains
keith
wagons with solid wheels (that's what they would look like
Explanation:
anyway).
Moliner (Sp.>Sp.) defines rodal as "carro de ruedas macizas".
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Parrot
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naRodajes???
Leonardo Lamarche (X)
nawagons with solid wheels (that's what they would look like
Parrot
naRodales?
Lia Fail (X)


  

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3 hrs
Rodales?


Explanation:
NOTHING IN DIC, IN TECH DIC, ONLY ONE PAGE OF REFS IN SPANISH IN GOOGLE:

1
A REF to WOOD (I was thainking along the lines of the trunks of the tracks)
http://www.google.com/search?q=cache:media.payson.tulane.edu...

2.
REF TO TRAINS (that doesn't give any clues)
el proyecto Talgo de Alta Velocidad mantiene la filosofía de la casa: rodales guiados mediante ruedas independientes, sistema pendular, bajo centro de gravedad y la utilización de materiales ligeros para conseguir un peso más reducido y una menor agresión al tendido de la red con una reducción adicional en los costes de mantenimiento de la red viaria.

http://www.google.com/search?q=cache:www.el-mundo.es/motor/M...

3. THERE WAS ALSO A REF TO A POEM (!) AND A DESCRIPTION OF A MODEL TRAIN.

Maybe the info above will jog someone else's memory, but as a last resort, call a model train shop and keep your fingers crossed that someone will oblige you (I used to teach the manager of one, and model train fans such as he know lots of English terms)

Lia Fail (X)
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4 hrs
wagons with solid wheels (that's what they would look like


Explanation:
anyway).
Moliner (Sp.>Sp.) defines rodal as "carro de ruedas macizas".


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Parrot
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7 hrs
Rodajes???


Explanation:
Is it a typo? Rodaje =wheeling, limbering up a motor. Hope it helps.

Leonardo Lamarche (X)
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