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13:57 Mar 18, 2007
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Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / employment contract
Dutch term or phrase: vervalstuk
"Verticaal onder een hoek van 30° met de horizontal aangebrachte stijg- en vervalstukken vorzien van deksel met klembevestiging."

Text about cable channels.

Any ideas.
TIA
Alexander Schleber
Belgium
Local time: 18:04
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4vertical outside bendKen Cox
3dropperxxxJon O


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dropper


Explanation:
a 'kabelladder vervalstuk' is a 'cable ladder dropper' , maybe this is suitable for your text

www.stabu-lexicon.com/objects/nl-NL_31531.html

xxxJon O
United Kingdom
Local time: 18:04
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 6
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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
vertical outside bend


Explanation:
Aside from the stabu lexicon (only available in Google cache), I don't see any useful hits for 'raiser' and 'dropper' in connection with cable trays, and the terms sound suspiciously like amateur translations.


see e.g.

[PDF] SEASAFE - CABLE TRAY DIVISION
VO - Vertical Outside Bend. HYL - Horizontal Wye, Left ... Since 1978, Seasafe Fiberglass Cable Tray Systems have been tested and proven in the harsh ...
www.seasafe.com/literature/CableTray4pg.pdf - Similar pages

[PDF] Cable Tray Systems
30° Vertical Inside Bend, Ladder Type Cable Tray ... 45° Vertical Outside Bend, Ventilated Type Cable Tray 18. Channel Cable Tray, 90° Vertical Outside ...
www.b-line.com/pdf/catalogs/ProductInformation/ CT04R-PDF-WebPI/CableTraySystems.pdf

And for nice illustrations of the Dutch terms:

[PDF] c a t a l o g u s
Vervalstuk. Stijgstuk. Kabelgoot met vlakke bodem. Kabelgoot met vlakke bodem blind. Kabelgoot met geprofileerde bodem. T-stuk. Hoekstuk rechts ...
www.vangeellegrand.nl/.../ Catalogus%20kabeldraagsystemen%200708/1%20Kabelgoten.pdf

Ken Cox
Local time: 18:04
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 130
Notes to answerer
Asker: Hi Ken, what doe you think about a "descender". I have that in one of my lists and there are hits, though many not very usefule ones. TKS Alexander

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