tilt cord

22:13 Jun 23, 2010
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English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Law/Patents - Transport / Transportation / Shipping
English term or phrase: tilt cord
Text about steps to be taken by lorry drivers to prevent migrants from hiding in lorries and crossing borders illegally.
"If you have a soft-sided trailer, check that the tilt cords have not been tampered with" I found the term cordones de inclinación in the glossary, but I do not think the term is appropriate in this context. Thanks
Glori
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2cordone/cuerda transversal
Antonio Tomás Lessa do Amaral
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tilt cord
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cordone/cuerda transversal


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Reference: tilt cord

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Asker: Thanks, that is exactly the picture I was looking at before, a cut tilt cord! Maybe something like cuerdas de seguridad del remolque?

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