KudoZ home » Spanish to English » Other

yaque

English translation: jack

Advertisement

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
19:53 Jan 8, 2002
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: yaque
"base de apoyo para trailers, que evita que el vehículo se mueva cuando esté siendo cargado o descargado"

I would like the correct English term for this device.

Thanks!
Rgaspari
United States
Local time: 22:19
English translation:jack
Explanation:
It looks as though "yaque" is Spanglish for "jack". This reference mentions a "trailer stabilizer jack":

[PDF] RDT&E BUDGET ITEM JUSTIFICATION SHEET (R-2 Exhibit)
File Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - ... Bomb Transport Module and ADU-537 Upgrade. Completed development of M61 Gun Firing Stand, Containter Dolly, MJ-1 Platform, Trailer Stabilizer Jack, Flare ...
www.dtic.mil/descriptivesum/Y2002/AirForce/0604602F.pdf

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 2002-01-09 15:22:02 (GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Here\'s a non-militaristic reference:

http://www.go-rv.com/online/465/showproductdetails?catid=170...

For leveling or stabilizing camper trailers, travel trailers, boat trailers and similar vehicles. Infinite adjustments for 111/2\" to 173/4\". Large metal foot pad gives good support. Stabilizing load capacity is 1000 lbs; raising capacity is 650 lbs. Jack rod, sold separately, adjusts stabilizing jack.
Selected response from:

GoodWords
Mexico
Local time: 00:19
Grading comment
Thanks very much for your help!
RG

4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

Advertisement


Summary of answers provided
4 +6jack
GoodWords


  

Answers


9 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +6
jack


Explanation:
It looks as though "yaque" is Spanglish for "jack". This reference mentions a "trailer stabilizer jack":

[PDF] RDT&E BUDGET ITEM JUSTIFICATION SHEET (R-2 Exhibit)
File Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - ... Bomb Transport Module and ADU-537 Upgrade. Completed development of M61 Gun Firing Stand, Containter Dolly, MJ-1 Platform, Trailer Stabilizer Jack, Flare ...
www.dtic.mil/descriptivesum/Y2002/AirForce/0604602F.pdf

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 2002-01-09 15:22:02 (GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Here\'s a non-militaristic reference:

http://www.go-rv.com/online/465/showproductdetails?catid=170...

For leveling or stabilizing camper trailers, travel trailers, boat trailers and similar vehicles. Infinite adjustments for 111/2\" to 173/4\". Large metal foot pad gives good support. Stabilizing load capacity is 1000 lbs; raising capacity is 650 lbs. Jack rod, sold separately, adjusts stabilizing jack.


GoodWords
Mexico
Local time: 00:19
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1449
Grading comment
Thanks very much for your help!
RG

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Rick Henry: yes... in Spanish it's a "gato"
2 mins

agree  kairosz (Mary Guerrero): Yes, Rick
4 mins

agree  BelkisDV
1 hr

agree  Amero Communications
1 hr

agree  Robert INGLEDEW: yaque no encuentro otra respuesta, te doy mi agree...
6 hrs

agree  Sue Horn
8 hrs
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)




Return to KudoZ list


KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.



See also:



Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search