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cuñero

English translation: keyway, key seat

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15:34 Jan 12, 2000
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: cuñero
This word appears in the following sentence :

El protector puede ser desmontable usando tornillo-tuerca, cuña, cuñero u otro.
Rgaspari
United States
Local time: 02:46
English translation:keyway, key seat
Explanation:
The second suggestion "...roughneck" refers to a job description for people that work in oil rigs and therefore is not applicable in your case. The text in spanish seems to refer to a Norma Oficial Mexicana and they use keyway to describe a keyhole to remove a protecting grid from a moving machine. It requires that the part slides up and out or down an out of the "cuñero". Good Luck!
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Jaime Backal
Local time: 05:46
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Summary of answers provided
nakeywayjohn rock
nakeyway, key seatJaime Backal
naCuñeroCarol Strong
nacuñero
comosa


  

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6 mins
cuñero


Explanation:
cuñero = keyway, keyseat

comosa
Mexico
Local time: 04:46
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9 mins
Cuñero


Explanation:
Keyway
Roughneck (Perforator)


    Routledge Engineering Dictionary
Carol Strong
PRO pts in pair: 30
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3 hrs
keyway, key seat


Explanation:
The second suggestion "...roughneck" refers to a job description for people that work in oil rigs and therefore is not applicable in your case. The text in spanish seems to refer to a Norma Oficial Mexicana and they use keyway to describe a keyhole to remove a protecting grid from a moving machine. It requires that the part slides up and out or down an out of the "cuñero". Good Luck!

Jaime Backal
Local time: 05:46
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 70
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4 hrs
keyway


Explanation:
It's a simple groove to give leverage in prying or twisting something off.

john rock
United States
Local time: 05:46
PRO pts in pair: 11
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