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Dutch translation: zwevend (elektr.)

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English term or phrase:floating
Dutch translation:zwevend (elektr.)
Entered by: Jacques Wolse
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22:32 Mar 26, 2002
English to Dutch translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering / electronic measuring equipment
English term or phrase: floating
This can cause errors when measuring voltages which are floating relative to earth ground.
Jacques Wolse
Local time: 01:22
zweven(d)
Explanation:
...bij het meten van voltages (elektrische spanningen) die zweven d)
...

Eurodicautom geeft o.m. het volgende:

- Electrical Engineering - Electronics(=EL)

Definition the condition where a common mode voltage exists between an earth ground and the instrument or circuit of interest

Reference Keithley Instruments,Gloss.,1997
(1)
TERM floating

Reference Keithley Instruments,Gloss.,1997

Note {GRM} n.
{NTE} low of circuit is not at earth potential

(1)
TERM zwevend

Reference Elektronica, Markt+Techniek, jan nr1 2000, " Het meten van signalen met verschillende referentiepotentialen ", p36

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Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 01:22
Grading comment
Bedankt!
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zweven(d)


Explanation:
...bij het meten van voltages (elektrische spanningen) die zweven d)
...

Eurodicautom geeft o.m. het volgende:

- Electrical Engineering - Electronics(=EL)

Definition the condition where a common mode voltage exists between an earth ground and the instrument or circuit of interest

Reference Keithley Instruments,Gloss.,1997
(1)
TERM floating

Reference Keithley Instruments,Gloss.,1997

Note {GRM} n.
{NTE} low of circuit is not at earth potential

(1)
TERM zwevend

Reference Elektronica, Markt+Techniek, jan nr1 2000, " Het meten van signalen met verschillende referentiepotentialen ", p36

http://europa.eu.int/eurodicautom/Controller

Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 01:22
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch, Native in FlemishFlemish
PRO pts in pair: 2706
Grading comment
Bedankt!

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