Nov 10, 2012 - Smashing Plates Ltd have launched the first and only iPhone app which translates words into actual UK numberplate combinations. If you've ever tried to spell your name in a number plate and you've not really been sure where to start? - This app is the ideal solution. Most people who want a personalised number plate are unsure of how to "spell" their name or the desired word. The app can translate any word from 2 - 7 letters in length and "translate" this into actual number plate combinations.