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English translation: stuffing box

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Spanish term or phrase:prensa estopas
English translation:stuffing box
Entered by: charlesink
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07:55 Mar 19, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: prensa estopas
In a technical manual. It is part of a water pump.
Jose Arnoldo Rodriguez-Carrington
Mexico
Local time: 00:22
stuffing box
Explanation:
stuffing box = prensaertopas
gland of a stuffing box = sombrerete del prensaestopas
gland nut = tuerca del prensaestopas

stuffing box

An enclosure containing packing to prevent leakage around a moving machine part.



The American Heritage(r) Dictionary of the English Language

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charlesink
Local time: 03:22
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hank you ey much for your help. I hope I can reciprocte sometime soon.
Arnoldo
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Summary of answers provided
nastuffing boxcharlesink
nastuffing boxRocky
nagland seal
Mauricio López Langenbach
nagland seal
Mauricio López Langenbach


  

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5 mins
gland seal


Explanation:
Esa es la traducción.


    Trabajos anteriores en procesos mineros
Mauricio López Langenbach
New Zealand
Local time: 19:22
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 60

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Heathcliff
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27 mins
gland seal


Explanation:
Adjunto el enlace del Eurodicautom, donde aparece el término que sugiero y otro más.


    Reference: http://eurodic.ip.lu/cgi-bin/edicbin/EuroDicWWW.pl
Mauricio López Langenbach
New Zealand
Local time: 19:22
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 60

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1 hr
stuffing box


Explanation:
Beigbeder


    Beigbeder
Rocky
Local time: 06:22
PRO pts in pair: 22

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3 hrs
stuffing box


Explanation:
stuffing box = prensaertopas
gland of a stuffing box = sombrerete del prensaestopas
gland nut = tuerca del prensaestopas

stuffing box

An enclosure containing packing to prevent leakage around a moving machine part.



The American Heritage(r) Dictionary of the English Language




    Malgorn Technical Dictionary and my own experience as engineer.
    The American Heritage
charlesink
Local time: 03:22
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 91
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hank you ey much for your help. I hope I can reciprocte sometime soon.
Arnoldo

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