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13:35 Jul 18, 2002
English to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: position control pedestal
I was wondering which might be the verb here:

does it refer to
1. positioning the control pedestal
2. a pedestal for controlling the position
3. something else I haven't thought of

There is not much context, except:

SHIPPING/RECEIVING NOTES:
STAND MACHINE ERECT
POSITION CONTROL PEDESTAL
CONNECT AIR
VERIFY PROXIMITY SWITCHES IN PLACE
Elvira Stoianov
Luxembourg
Local time: 21:47
English translation:Position
Explanation:
Position would be the verb.

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Note added at 2002-07-18 13:42:59 (GMT)
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Jerome Meriweather\'s A320 Airbus Speed Brake, Trim and Flap Lever ...
... and Flap Lever Panels( A320 ) By Jerome Meriweather. Part of Control Pedestal Up ... Manually
pushing lever down and aft inflight, selects surface position of Speed ...
www.meriweather.com/320/ped/trims.html - 10k - Cached - Similar pages

Jerome Meriweather\'s A320 Airbus WX Radar Control Panel ...
WX Radar Control Panel(A320) By Jerome Meriweather. Part of Control Pedestal Up
to ... The airplane is below 2300 feet RA; The TCAS/XPDR switch is in any position ...
www.meriweather.com/320/ped/radar.html - 10k - Cached - Similar pages
[ More results from www.meriweather.com ]

[PDF] TEMPORARY REVISION TR-003
File Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - View as HTML
... k) Move the stabilator control column to the maximum pitch down position without
using ... trailing edge operated by a trim wheel mounted on the engine control ...
www.vulcanair.com/NOR10.709-10-003.pdf - Similar pages

[PDF] No. 110
File Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - View as HTML
... Maintain the column in this position and verify absence of interference between
the interconnection chain and the Engine Control Pedestal while carrying out ...
www.vulcanair.com/SB110Eng.pdf - Similar pages
[ More results from www.vulcanair.com ]

Control Issues
... Trim indicators located on the center control pedestal show stabilizer
position in trim units or percent of mean aerodynamic chord (MAC). ...
www.jet-jobs.com/samples/magsample/00_jan/control.html - 21k - Cached - Similar pages

Everything you wanted to know about OSU P0/P1 Cathode Electronics
... Offset - POT to control pedestal offsets. ... Running Mode. With switches set in the
nominal position the CAMAC gasplex/ADC controller will accept CAMAC commands. ...
www.physics.ohio-state.edu/~durkin/cmsuser.html - 7k - Cached - Similar pages

[PDF] APPLICATION BULLETIN Dual TMM5100/400 VIN System Marks Engines ...
File Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - View as HTML
... perpendicu- lar to the conveyor line advance the marking heads into position. ... A freestanding
control pedestal contains all the manual controls, including Auto ...
www.telesis.com/bulletin/ab57.pdf - Similar pages

MameZilla
... Nearly 90 Degree angle for sitting on chair stool while using PC - 45 Degree
or less angle for standup position when MAMEing Control Pedestal. ...
Description: Full-size MAME cabinet project.
Category: Games > Coin-Op > Arcade Games > Cabinets > Constructing
www.saltspring.com/mamezilla/ - 5k - Cached - Similar pages

Flying the P-38 Lightning - pg. 2 - Flight Journal Magazine ...
... often selected a position either between the detents or the off/drop tank position ... and
fumbled for the gear handle on the lower portion of the engine control ...
www.flightjournal.com/articles/p-38_lightning/ p-38_lightning_2.asp - 24k - Cached - Similar pages

UK Air Accidents Investigation Branch
... The top of the control pedestal was removed to reveal that the three PK ... operated (Photograph
2), thereby preventing movement of the handle to the DOWN position ...
www.aaib.detr.gov.uk/bulletin/mar99/gbfai.htm - 14k - Cached - Similar pages
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John Guzman
Local time: 14:47
Grading comment
thanks for the confirmation, I thought the same but wasn't sure
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
5 +4Position
John Guzman
4 +1Nr.2 = it's a pedestal for the position controller
pschmitt


  

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6 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +4
Position


Explanation:
Position would be the verb.

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 2002-07-18 13:42:59 (GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Jerome Meriweather\'s A320 Airbus Speed Brake, Trim and Flap Lever ...
... and Flap Lever Panels( A320 ) By Jerome Meriweather. Part of Control Pedestal Up ... Manually
pushing lever down and aft inflight, selects surface position of Speed ...
www.meriweather.com/320/ped/trims.html - 10k - Cached - Similar pages

Jerome Meriweather\'s A320 Airbus WX Radar Control Panel ...
WX Radar Control Panel(A320) By Jerome Meriweather. Part of Control Pedestal Up
to ... The airplane is below 2300 feet RA; The TCAS/XPDR switch is in any position ...
www.meriweather.com/320/ped/radar.html - 10k - Cached - Similar pages
[ More results from www.meriweather.com ]

[PDF] TEMPORARY REVISION TR-003
File Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - View as HTML
... k) Move the stabilator control column to the maximum pitch down position without
using ... trailing edge operated by a trim wheel mounted on the engine control ...
www.vulcanair.com/NOR10.709-10-003.pdf - Similar pages

[PDF] No. 110
File Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - View as HTML
... Maintain the column in this position and verify absence of interference between
the interconnection chain and the Engine Control Pedestal while carrying out ...
www.vulcanair.com/SB110Eng.pdf - Similar pages
[ More results from www.vulcanair.com ]

Control Issues
... Trim indicators located on the center control pedestal show stabilizer
position in trim units or percent of mean aerodynamic chord (MAC). ...
www.jet-jobs.com/samples/magsample/00_jan/control.html - 21k - Cached - Similar pages

Everything you wanted to know about OSU P0/P1 Cathode Electronics
... Offset - POT to control pedestal offsets. ... Running Mode. With switches set in the
nominal position the CAMAC gasplex/ADC controller will accept CAMAC commands. ...
www.physics.ohio-state.edu/~durkin/cmsuser.html - 7k - Cached - Similar pages

[PDF] APPLICATION BULLETIN Dual TMM5100/400 VIN System Marks Engines ...
File Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - View as HTML
... perpendicu- lar to the conveyor line advance the marking heads into position. ... A freestanding
control pedestal contains all the manual controls, including Auto ...
www.telesis.com/bulletin/ab57.pdf - Similar pages

MameZilla
... Nearly 90 Degree angle for sitting on chair stool while using PC - 45 Degree
or less angle for standup position when MAMEing Control Pedestal. ...
Description: Full-size MAME cabinet project.
Category: Games > Coin-Op > Arcade Games > Cabinets > Constructing
www.saltspring.com/mamezilla/ - 5k - Cached - Similar pages

Flying the P-38 Lightning - pg. 2 - Flight Journal Magazine ...
... often selected a position either between the detents or the off/drop tank position ... and
fumbled for the gear handle on the lower portion of the engine control ...
www.flightjournal.com/articles/p-38_lightning/ p-38_lightning_2.asp - 24k - Cached - Similar pages

UK Air Accidents Investigation Branch
... The top of the control pedestal was removed to reveal that the three PK ... operated (Photograph
2), thereby preventing movement of the handle to the DOWN position ...
www.aaib.detr.gov.uk/bulletin/mar99/gbfai.htm - 14k - Cached - Similar pages


John Guzman
Local time: 14:47
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 8
Grading comment
thanks for the confirmation, I thought the same but wasn't sure

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Mary Worby: All the other instructions take the form of a verb first, so this would be the logical choice (-:
5 mins
  -> Exactly

agree  Cilian O'Tuama: position the control pedestal; stand the machine erect, connect the air, verify (that) the PS are in place
9 mins
  -> :)

agree  jerrie
16 mins
  -> Thanks

agree  tongue tied
41 mins
  -> Thanks
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6 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Nr.2 = it's a pedestal for the position controller


Explanation:
Hope this helps

pschmitt
Local time: 20:47
PRO pts in pair: 7

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Piotr Kurek
5 mins

neutral  Cilian O'Tuama: not in this context, they're instructions
25 mins
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