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English translation: roller guide

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17:51 Sep 24, 2000
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: canuto
Following context is describing putting a printer ribbon on to a labelling machine:
Coloque el canuto en el eje del rebobinador de ribbon, empuje el canuto hacia el interior del eje. Cuando se acabe el ribbon, el canuto de atrás pasará adelante para recoger el siguiente rollo de ribbon.
Rodney Rad
English translation:roller guide
Explanation:
In this case, is the 'guide' that picks up the next ribbon roll, normally, cilinders gliding on rubber wheels.
Luck!
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Ivan Sanchez
Local time: 04:12
Grading comment
Thanks, it's the only explanation that makes sense here!

Roland
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
naCartridge.
Luis Luis
naroller guideIvan Sanchez
naguide tube
Parrot
nacanuto=round tube
Maria
nacontainerDaphne Corral


  

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27 mins
container


Explanation:
where the ribbon goes

Daphne Corral
Local time: 05:12
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 42

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Yolanda Broad
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1 hr
canuto=round tube


Explanation:

the ribbon wraps around the tube... I guess this is similar to the bobina de hilo.

Hope it helps!

Saludos. Maria ;o)

Maria
Local time: 03:12
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 920

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Yolanda Broad
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2 hrs
guide tube


Explanation:
María's wight, this should be a round tube. However, in the context, it seems to function as an aligner between one ribbon and the next.

Parrot
Spain
Local time: 10:12
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 7645

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Yolanda Broad
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12 hrs
roller guide


Explanation:
In this case, is the 'guide' that picks up the next ribbon roll, normally, cilinders gliding on rubber wheels.
Luck!

Ivan Sanchez
Local time: 04:12
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 168
Grading comment
Thanks, it's the only explanation that makes sense here!

Roland

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Yolanda Broad
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15 hrs
Cartridge.


Explanation:
Regards.
Luis Luis

Luis Luis
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Local time: 03:12
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 171
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