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Gato (tipo tijera) y llave de tuercas

English translation: Scissors type jack and lug wrench

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19:45 Aug 27, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: Gato (tipo tijera) y llave de tuercas
The only word here I know is jack--is tijera=folding

tuerca is nut, but what is it with key?
Brent Turnipseed
English translation:Scissors type jack and lug wrench
Explanation:
Would be lug wrench and not nut wrench due to context. (lugs = birlos en Méx.)

Just "tuercas" maybe in other places.
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Henry Hinds
United States
Local time: 18:26
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na +1Scissors type jack and lug wrench
Henry Hinds
nascrew wrench
Clarisa Moraña


  

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Scissors type jack and lug wrench


Explanation:
Would be lug wrench and not nut wrench due to context. (lugs = birlos en Méx.)

Just "tuercas" maybe in other places.


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Henry Hinds
United States
Local time: 18:26
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 26512
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agree  Parrot: llave is a wrench.
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screw wrench


Explanation:
Hola, divido en dos parte la respuesta:

1) llave de tuercas es screw wrench,

(verificado en dos diccionarios técnicos bilingües: Guy Malgorn, Ed. Paraninfo, y The Oxford Duden Pictorial Spanish-English)

2) gato tipo tijera es scissors jack

Puedes ver las imágenes en los vínculos de abajo.

Suerte,

Clarisa Moraña


    Reference: http://catalog.coherentinc.com/sales/Product.asp?main=4&cat=...
    Reference: http://www.highlifter.com/store/scissorjack.html
Clarisa Moraña
Argentina
Local time: 22:26
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