How would you translate a wooden skid into Spanish?
these are the short, wooden, rectangular objects used to support heavy cargo as it transported with a crane or construction vehicle.
paleta de madera = wood skid / pallet.
a skid or a wooden pallet?
Tarima de madera would be the ranslation to wooden pallet. Skid would apply for "calza" that would be a piece of wood on the corners of the wooden pallet to avoid the movement of the cargo.
Here in Southern California they've commandeered the English word for pallet:
Un pálet de madera