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By cyclemad
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I have started to compile vocabulary lists.
Here is my first attempt for tools, DIY items

English - Spanish first and then Spanish - English later

adhesive, glue - cola
allen keys - llaves Allen
allen keys - folding - llaves Allen navaja
angle grinder - amoladora
bolts - tornillos
bolts - lag (for heavy lumber or concrete) - tornillos tirafondo
bolts -round head - tornillos cabeza redondo
bolts - square necked - tornillos cuello cuadrado
cable cleats - grapa manguera
pipe cleat - grapa clip
cable reel - enrollacables
cement mixer - hormigonera
chisel - cincel
clamp - sargento
crowbar - palanca
drill - electric - taladro
drill - hammer - taladro percutor
drill bits - brocas
drill bits - flat - brocas planas
engraver - grabador
file - for metal - lima
file - half round - lima/escofina media caña
file - plain - lima/escofina plana
file - round - lima/escofina redonda
file - square - lima/escofina cuadrada
file - triangular - lima/escofina triangular
file - rasp or a file for wood - escofina
float - plasterers - talocha
float - builders - fratás
glue gun - pistola de encolar
hammer - martillo
hammer - ball pein - martillo de bola
hammer - sledgehammer - maza
hammer - mallet - mazo
hammer - rubber mallet - mazo caucho
heat gun - decapadora
ladder - escalera
ladder - retractable (loft) - escalera escamonteable
ladder - step - escalera peldaños
mixing stick - varilla mezcladora
nail gun - grapadora
nails - claves
nails - clout (wide head nails for roofing felt) - claves cabeza ancha
nails - panel pins (lost/hidden head) - claves cabeza perdida
nails - ribbed nails - claves estriada
nails - threaded - claves roscado
nuts - tuercas
nuts - butterfly - tuercas mariposa
pencil - lápiz
penknife - navaja
pincers - tenaza
pliers - alicates
pliers- insulated - alicates aislados
plumb bob, plumb line - plomada
router - fresadora
sander - orbital - lijadora orbital
saw - sierra
saw - chop - tronzadora
saw - circular - sierra circular
saw - coping - sierra de marquetería
saw - hacksaw - sierra de arco
saw - handsaw - serrucho
saw - Jigsaw - sierra de calar
saw - tenon - serrucho de costilla
scaffolding - andamio
scraper - rascador
scraper - hob (adjustable scraper) - rascador mango
screwdriver - destornillador
screwdriver - cross head - destornillador cruciforme
screwdriver - electric - destornillador-atornillador
screwdriver - insulated screwdriver - destornillador aislado
screwdriver - ratchet - destornillador de carraca
screwdriver - star head - destornillador torx
screwdriver - straight - destornillador recta
screws - tornillos
screws - grub - tornillos prisionero
screws - grub - tornillos sin cabeza
screws - self-tapping - tornillo autorroscante
set (as in set of spanners) - juego
spanner - llave
spanner - adjustable - llave ajustable
spanner - combination (plain and ring) - llave combinada
spanner - monkey wrench - llave inglesa
spanner - pipe (look like smoker´s pipe-used on nuts) - llaves pipa
spanner - pipe wrench - alicates pico de loro
spanner - ratchet - llave de carraca
spanner - ring - llave de estrella
spanner - socket set - llaves de vaso
spanner - spark plug wrench - llave de buijía
square - escuadra
squeegee or wallpaper scraper or putty knife etc. - espatula
Stanley knife - cúter
staple - grapa
tap and die set - machos y cojinetes
tape measure - cinta medidora
trowel - paleta
wire cutters - cortadores alambres
wire cutters - alicates de corte


Spanish - English

alicates - pliers
alicates aislados - insulated pliers
alicates de corte - wire cutters
alicates pico de loro - pipe wrench
amoladora - angle grinder
andamio - scaffolding
brocas - drill bits
brocas planas - flat drill bits
cincel - chisel
cinta medidora - tape measure
claves - nails
claves cabeza ancha - clout nails (wide head nails for roofing felt)
claves cabeza perdida - panel pins (lost/hidden head)
claves estriada - ribbed nails
claves roscado - threaded nails
cola - glue, adhesive
cortadores alambres - wire cutters
cúter - Stanley knife
decapadora - heat gun
destornillador - screwdriver
destornillador aislado - insulated screwdriver
destornillador cruciforme - cross head screwdriver
destornillador de carraca - ratchet screwdriver
destornillador recta - straight screwdriver
destornillador torx - star head screwdriver
destornillador-atornillador - electric screwdriver
enrollacables - cable reel
escalera - ladder
escalera escamonteable - retractable ladder (loft)
escalera peldaños - step ladder
escofina - rasp or a file for wood
escuadra - square
espatula - squeegee or wallpaper scraper or putty knife etc.
fratás - builders float
fresadora - router
grabador - engraver
grapa - staple
grapa clip - pipe cleat
grapa manguera - cable cleats
grapadora - nail gun
hormigonera - cement mixer
juego - set (as in set of spanners)
lápiz - pencil
lijadora orbital - orbital sander
lima - file for metal
lima/escofina cuadrada - square
lima/escofina media caña - half round
lima/escofina plana - plain
lima/escofina redonda - round
lima/escofina triangular - triangular
llave - spanner
llave ajustable - adjustable spanner
llave combinada - combination spanner (plain and ring)
llave de buijía - spark plug wrench
llave de carraca - ratchet spanner
llave de estrella - ring spanner
llave inglesa - monkey wrench
llaves Allen - Allen keys
llaves Allen navaja - folding Allen keys
llaves de vaso - socket set
llaves pipa - pipe spanner (look like smoker´s pipe-used on nuts)
machos y cojinetes - tap and die set
martillo - hammer
martillo de bola - ball pein hammer
maza - sledgehammer
mazo - mallet
mazo caucho - rubber mallet
navaja - penknife
palanca - crowbar
paleta - trowel
pistola de encolar - glue gun
plomada - plumb bob, plumb line
rascador - scraper
rascador mango - hob scraper (adjustable scraper)
sargento - clamp
serrucho - handsaw
serrucho de costilla - tenon saw
sierra - saw
sierra circular - circular saw
sierra de arco - hacksaw
sierra de calar - Jigsaw
sierra de marquetería - coping saw
taladro - electric drill
taladro percutor - hammer drill
talocha - plasterers float
tenaza - pincers
tornillo autorroscante - self-tapping screw
tornillos - screws
tornillos - bolts
tornillos cabeza redondo - round head bolts
tornillos cuello cuadrado - square necked bolts
tornillos prisionero - grub screws
tornillos sin cabeza - grub screws
tornillos tirafondo - lag bolts (for heavy lumber or concrete)
tronzadora - chop saw
tuercas - nuts
tuercas mariposa - butterfly nuts
varilla mezcladora - mixing stick
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