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contracuña

English translation: counter wedge/s

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Spanish term or phrase:contracuña
English translation:counter wedge/s
Entered by: BristolTEc
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14:22 Nov 29, 2013
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Energy / Power Generation / Generators
Spanish term or phrase: contracuña
In a document from Venezuela with specifications for parts (barras estatóricas) of a power generator:

"Tipo de cuñas: Un (1) tipo con 4 contracuñas y espaciadores planos"
BristolTEc
Ecuador
Local time: 04:47
counter wedge/s
Explanation:
Hydraulic Rock & Concrete Splitter - Demolition-tool.com
www.demolition-tool.com › ... › Hydraulic Rock & Concrete Splitter‎
8. Easy handling 9. Different size counter wedge and center wedge can use on the same splitter. Typical Applications: • All kinds of natural stones split
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liz askew
United Kingdom
Local time: 10:47
Grading comment
Many thanks
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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counter wedge/s


Explanation:
Hydraulic Rock & Concrete Splitter - Demolition-tool.com
www.demolition-tool.com › ... › Hydraulic Rock & Concrete Splitter‎
8. Easy handling 9. Different size counter wedge and center wedge can use on the same splitter. Typical Applications: • All kinds of natural stones split

liz askew
United Kingdom
Local time: 10:47
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 121
Grading comment
Many thanks

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Helena Chavarria: I immediately thought of 'counter wedge' but it's taken me ages to find a reference I felt I could trust! https://encrypted-tbn3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQ7zKau...
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