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English translation: stoppers

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16:14 Feb 23, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: tope
cambiador de topes en un transformador eléctrico
Elinor Thomas
Local time: 14:03
English translation:stoppers
Explanation:
See hoewit appears here ;
... LG-8965, An auto-transformer with a movable brush tap which ... Apparatus | Stirring Apparatus
| Stopcocks | Stoppers | Sublimation Apparatus | Thermometers | Traps
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Telesforo Fernandez
Local time: 22:33
Grading comment
Thanks. Nevertheless, you mention it in your explanation, these topes are taps, according to the explanation given by a specialist here in BA.
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nastop
Berni Armstrong
na"stop"MoDiaz
nastoppersTelesforo Fernandez


  

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4 hrs
stoppers


Explanation:
See hoewit appears here ;
... LG-8965, An auto-transformer with a movable brush tap which ... Apparatus | Stirring Apparatus
| Stopcocks | Stoppers | Sublimation Apparatus | Thermometers | Traps


    Reference: http://www.lab-glass.com/html/nf/HEAT-LG-8965.html
Telesforo Fernandez
Local time: 22:33
PRO pts in pair: 262
Grading comment
Thanks. Nevertheless, you mention it in your explanation, these topes are taps, according to the explanation given by a specialist here in BA.
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20 hrs
"stop"


Explanation:
"stop" or "travel stop"

Cambiador de topes en un transformador eléctrico will translate as

Stop switch (or conmuter) in a electrical transformer

MoDiaz
PRO pts in pair: 20
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20 hrs
stop


Explanation:
just to agree with modiaz here. "Stopper" may be referenced but is generally used to mean something that plugs into a container to stop liquids or similar.

MY REF: The "blue" poem - "The Good Ship Venus" where a certain piece of anatomy went "Twice round the deck, thrice round his neck and up his arse as a stopper" ;-)

Berni Armstrong
Local time: 18:03
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 71
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