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11:43 Jul 7, 2008
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English to Croatian translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Transport / Transportation / Shipping
English term or phrase: ruling down-gradient
An important design variable is the ruling down-gradient: this is the maximum gradient for a given locomotive,
a given train weight,and a given speed.The choice of this gradient will compromise between investment costs and operational costs. One should realise that locomotives are not only meant for the difficult piece of alignment using a ruling down-gradient. On the rest of the line the power should also be utilised (in terms of speed); othervise the rest power is unused and hence less profitable.
Nives
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Local time: 12:32
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3 +1(regulirajući) maksimalni nagib traseIvana Zuppa-Baksa


  

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53 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
(regulirajući) maksimalni nagib trase


Explanation:
nisam sigurna za ovaj ruling, ali možda bi se moglo jednostavno iz konteksta prevesti maksimalni nagib trase

Ivana Zuppa-Baksa
Croatia
Local time: 12:32
Native speaker of: Native in CroatianCroatian
PRO pts in category: 4

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