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Spanish term or phrase:crimping / crimpar
English translation:crimping
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09:09 Sep 13, 2011
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Tech/Engineering - Engineering (general) / piscinas / swimming pools
Spanish term or phrase: crimping / crimpar
1. Pelar 40mm la manguera de 4 hilos (tres fases, más tierra) por ambos extremos a conectar, pelando a su vez los 4 cables lo suficiente para crimpar los terminales al hilo de cobre.

Does this Engish sound natural and correct?
1. Strip 40mm of the 5 wire cable (three phases, plus neutral, plus ground) at the end to be connected, stripping, at the same time, enough to allow for crimping of the terminals at the copper wire.

(Spain)
rragan
United States
crimping
Explanation:
Strip 40mm of insulation from the 4 wire cable (3 phases plus ground) from each of the ends to be connected, then strip sufficient insulation from the 4 cables for the terminals to be crimped to the copper wire.
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JONATHAN COLLINS
Spain
Local time: 10:21
Grading comment
Thanks a bunch! I see I pasted the wrong text, 4 vs 5 cables, but I got the idea of how to phrase it better now.. Thanks, really appreciated it.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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5 +2crimping
JONATHAN COLLINS


  

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crimping


Explanation:
Strip 40mm of insulation from the 4 wire cable (3 phases plus ground) from each of the ends to be connected, then strip sufficient insulation from the 4 cables for the terminals to be crimped to the copper wire.

JONATHAN COLLINS
Spain
Local time: 10:21
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Thanks a bunch! I see I pasted the wrong text, 4 vs 5 cables, but I got the idea of how to phrase it better now.. Thanks, really appreciated it.

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