Translation of tinplate in Spanish:


hojalata, n.

Pronunciation /ˈtɪnpleɪt/

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    hojalata feminine
    • Coal and coke transformed the industry and a specialization developed in coated steel plate, tinplate, and galvanized sheet.
    • On the other hand, the pine, ash, iron, tinplate, metal type, and tools with which we worked at Eastfield seemed very real indeed.
    • Nominal coating thickness for equally coated tinplate range from 0.38 to 1.54 m on each surface.
    • She was bound from Swansea for St John, New Brunswick, Canada, with a general cargo, including 1300 tons of tinplate and, oddly enough, Christmas puddings and bicycles.
    • Cans for beer, soda, fruit drinks, and mineral water are made of tinplate, sometimes lined with plastic; their covers and tabs are aluminum.
    • The North Dock, built originally for the ships exporting millions of tons of tinplate, have been turned into Millennium Quays, home to a sail training and water sports centre.
    • Scotland, however, wasn't over-specialized - like South Wales, for example, which concentrated on tinplate and coal.
    • Around the edge of each mask, a strengthening strip of scrap tinplate was fixed by careful hammering.
    • The part of the sole in front of the rabbet mouth was neatly clad with tinplate.
    • New criteria for tinplates are described, including evaluation of earing on double reduced sheets.
    • Percentage reduction on tandem mill and final earing relationships of tinplates are researched.
    • We are using the electrolytic tinplate for our 3 piece cans; we have our own coating line but we export our tinplates from either Japan or Taiwan.
    • By end 2003, we are eyeing a production of 1,25,000 tonne per annum of tinplates from the current production of 90,000 tonne.
    • Prime-matte tinplates, prime-bright tinplates and tinplates for general can lines are among the types that can be produced in this facility.
    • While many attribute this to the lower cost of plastics as compared to tinplates, this is not necessarily true for all pack sizes.

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    • Containers used for aerosols are typically made of either tinplated steel or aluminum because of their superior strength.
    • The original flat sheet of tinplated steel can be coated with a protective lacquer on the inside.
    • By its design, the traditional failure mode in tinplated connections, fretting corrosion, is prevented.
    • 1810 - Peter Durand of England gets a patent using pottery, glass and tinplated iron to use in canning.
    • Then both surfaces are electrolytically tinplated using, for example, a Halogen-type process.
    • Percentage reduction on tandem mill and final earing relationships of tinplates are researched.
    • The Brass-Cell filter consists of a tinplated aluminum frame, tin-plated stainless steel gasket (Ultra Quick-Shield) and brass honeycomb panels.
    • We are interesting to find manufacturers of tin, tinplated & lacquered screw caps for food use with or without a hole cut.