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English translation: safety fuse

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07:10 Sep 25, 2011
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Mining & Minerals / Gems / blasting
Spanish term or phrase: mecha testigo
En el caso de que se emplee *mecha testigo*, su longitud será la mitad de la mínima antes...

Some type of fuse used when blasting in quarries, mines, etc.

From a health and safety document.

TIA
matt robinson
Spain
Local time: 01:40
English translation:safety fuse
Explanation:
Could it be this?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Safety_fuse

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This includes a blaster smoking while handling explosives, or permitting others to do so b) Using less than three feet (900 millimetres) of safety fuse to fire any ...
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peter jackson
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Local time: 01:40
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safety fuse


Explanation:
Could it be this?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Safety_fuse

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Note added at 50 mins (2011-09-25 08:00:25 GMT)
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This includes a blaster smoking while handling explosives, or permitting others to do so b) Using less than three feet (900 millimetres) of safety fuse to fire any ...


peter jackson
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Local time: 01:40
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