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English translation: RUBBER/RUBBER STRIPS/INSULATION STRIPS and SILICON/SEALANTS/PUTTY

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13:11 Feb 22, 2001
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: gomas y sellamientos
It refers to the repairs of a building, specifically for broken glasses: "cambios de gomas y sellamientos"
Erasmo Ramrez
English translation:RUBBER/RUBBER STRIPS/INSULATION STRIPS and SILICON/SEALANTS/PUTTY
Explanation:
Yes, but if it's glass for windows, they usually use RUBBER/RUBBER STRIPS/INSULATION STRIPS and SILICON/SEALANTS or PUTTY (the stuff that's soft, then hardens)

http://www.google.com/search?q=cache:www.thebluebook.com/cl/...
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xxxLia Fail
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Local time: 06:27
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Summary of answers provided
naRUBBER/RUBBER STRIPS/INSULATION STRIPS and SILICON/SEALANTS/PUTTYxxxLia Fail
naadhesives OR gaskets; seals
Yolanda Broad
nasealant/mastic and seals or mastic sealsAlbert Golub


  

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14 mins
sealant/mastic and seals or mastic seals


Explanation:
hope it helps

Albert Golub
Local time: 06:27
Native speaker of: French
PRO pts in pair: 146

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14 mins
adhesives OR gaskets; seals


Explanation:
Sellamiento = seal

From Termium, for goma:

English:Textiles: Preparation and Processing
Glues and Adhesives (Chemistry)
adhesive s CORRECT,ADJ
1992-06-0

Can't find a translation per se for "goma" as "gasket" but can find plenty of pairings of the two. Here's an example:

[PDF] www.graco.com/Distributors/DLibrary.nsf/Files/309046a/$file/309046a.pdf ... thinner, turpentine, water retaining nut. Press seat and gasket into place. asiento empaquetadura de goma negra (instalada siège 1. Oriente el asiento de modo ...

Loads more examples at the URL, below:





    Termium Oxford SuperLex
    Reference: http://www.google.com/search?q=gasket+goma&hl=en&lr=&safe=of...
Yolanda Broad
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Native speaker of: English
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RUBBER/RUBBER STRIPS/INSULATION STRIPS and SILICON/SEALANTS/PUTTY


Explanation:
Yes, but if it's glass for windows, they usually use RUBBER/RUBBER STRIPS/INSULATION STRIPS and SILICON/SEALANTS or PUTTY (the stuff that's soft, then hardens)

http://www.google.com/search?q=cache:www.thebluebook.com/cl/...

xxxLia Fail
Spain
Local time: 06:27
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1368

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