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manta (de fibra de madera)

English translation: fiberboard mat

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06:21 Sep 17, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Automotive / Cars & Trucks
Spanish term or phrase: manta (de fibra de madera)
Manta here? Car manufacturer talks about "la "manta" es la materia prima que se utiliza como sustrato para muchas de las piezas que producimos . . se fabrica fibra de madera que se utiliza como base para los siguientes modeles . ."
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English translation:fiberboard mat
Explanation:
From EuroDicAutom:

Spanish Term tablero de fibra de madera;tablero duro
Reference EC Activities,EP/BdT 1990
English Term fibre building-board(1);hardboard(1);fibreboard

Spanish Term manta
Reference METRO
English Term mat [1]
Definition in particle-board manufacture,the layer of particles spread with a binder,as formed before pressing
Reference Ford-Robertson,Soc.Am.Foresters [VE1,DF]

And an example:
TROY, Mich.- Collins & Aikman Corporation (NYSE:CKC) announced today that it has entered into a multi-year agreement to supply floor and acoustic systems, engine acoustic products and interior components for the 2001 Renault Trafic Van, Trafic Combi and Trafic Bus vehicles. The components supplied include: the dash insulator, air bag component insulation, battery cover, clutch cover insulation, front floor carpet and polyurethane flooring, middle and rear floor carpet and EVA-based laminated floormats (bus and combi only), and medium density fiberboard mat (van platform). (http://www.collinsaikman.com/profile/news.asp?newsid=62)

Hope it helps.
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xxxtazdog
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Local time: 01:03
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fiberboard mat


Explanation:
From EuroDicAutom:

Spanish Term tablero de fibra de madera;tablero duro
Reference EC Activities,EP/BdT 1990
English Term fibre building-board(1);hardboard(1);fibreboard

Spanish Term manta
Reference METRO
English Term mat [1]
Definition in particle-board manufacture,the layer of particles spread with a binder,as formed before pressing
Reference Ford-Robertson,Soc.Am.Foresters [VE1,DF]

And an example:
TROY, Mich.- Collins & Aikman Corporation (NYSE:CKC) announced today that it has entered into a multi-year agreement to supply floor and acoustic systems, engine acoustic products and interior components for the 2001 Renault Trafic Van, Trafic Combi and Trafic Bus vehicles. The components supplied include: the dash insulator, air bag component insulation, battery cover, clutch cover insulation, front floor carpet and polyurethane flooring, middle and rear floor carpet and EVA-based laminated floormats (bus and combi only), and medium density fiberboard mat (van platform). (http://www.collinsaikman.com/profile/news.asp?newsid=62)

Hope it helps.


    Reference: http://eurodic.ip.lu:8086//cgi-bin/edicbin/expert.pl#8
xxxtazdog
Spain
Local time: 01:03
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 58
Grading comment
Thank you very much - you have given me a real clue here that I couldn't find.

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  -> one does wonder... ! Thanks David :-)
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